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Analytics, 11 September 2021

Week 36 in Brief

North America

U.S. stocks ended lower Friday, posting weekly losses as investors remained concerned that the delta variant of covid-19 and rising cases may be slowing economic recovery, despite new vaccination mandates announced by President Joe Biden on Thursday night.

How did the major indices perform?

What drove the market?

Which stocks were in focus Friday?

How did the European markets perform?

How did Asian markets perform?

Asian markets finished mixed as of the most recent closing prices. The Shanghai Composite gained 1.14%, while the Nikkei 225 led the Hang Seng lower. They fell 2.07% and 0.27% respectively.

Commodities and Bonds


The dollar rose about 0.2% Friday, as measured by the ICE U.S. Dollar Index. The gaugeclimbed 0.6% for the week.

Next Week

While the corporate calendar will likely remain quiet starting next week as companies begin to enter their so-called “quiet periods” ahead of the final two weeks of the quarter, the IPO calendar will start to heat up as more than 110 companies are set to go public in the next four months.

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