Schwab Market Update

Schwab’s take on the markets offers an information-packed summary of each trading day's key results and statistics for investors.

Friday's Schwab Market Update Podcast: Markets Post Gains, but a Six-Straight Weekly Loss

U.S. equites finished the last session of a volatile week higher, but posted losses on a weekly basis for the sixth-straight time.

May 13, 2022

Market Instability Continues

In an all-to-familiar theme, U.S. equities shed early gains to finish mixed, adding to the volatility that has sent the major indices to levels not seen in over a year.

May 12, 2022

Bulls Just Can't Get a Break

After looking as if U.S. equities may get a reprieve from the recent selloff, the markets turned lower midday to finish in the red in volatile trading in the wake of another hotter-than-expected consumer price inflation report.

May 11, 2022

Stocks Mixed in Volatile Session

U.S. equities were able to come off the lows of the day to finish mixed, as investors assessed a number of ongoing headwinds that remained in place, including concerns surrounding the Fed, inflation, and potential for slowing economic growth.

May 10, 2022

Bears Remain Firmly in Control

U.S. equities finished lower, adding to a recent selloff, as the markets continued to contend with a host of headwinds.

May 09, 2022