Stock Market Today: Can Financial Stocks Lift U.S. Equities?

Dan Russo

Stocks are pointing higher to start the new weeks as investors look to continue the rally.

The Financials Sector NYSEARCA: XLF and banking stocks are showing signs of life. If this continues, it would be good news for the S&P 500 NYSEARCA: SPY and broader market.

In today’s video, we discuss the broad stock market indices, current news and developing themes, as well as our thoughts across the major asset classes. Here’s a recap:

– The Financials Sector is beginning to show signs of relative strength.

– 10-year U.S. treasury yields are building a base above support.

– U.S. Dollar weakness could be a tailwind for commodities.

Stock Market Today Video – October 21, 2019

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