The stock market is marginally lower to start the new year as investors eye the run-off senate races in Georgia and a concerning political backdrop in the U.S.
S&P 500 index futures are pointing to a mixed start for stocks.
In today’s video, we discuss the latest investing themes and news, sectors that are making noise (semiconductors, oil services), and stocks that are trending. Here is a recap:
Semiconductor stocks finish higher despite broad market weakness. A bullish sign?
Defensive sectors are still lagging cyclical/risk-on sectors.
The energy sector has been strong – can oil services continue trend higher?
Stock Market Today Video – January 5, 2020
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