After several days of selling, investors finally had a day of relative calm. The S&P 500 barely managed to end the day with a small uptick to close at 1862.
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Volatility is reaching levels not seen in equities in the last several months. U.S. stocks started out the day extremely weak, rallied, sold off and climbed back to end the day lower, but significantly off the daily lows. Talk about whipsaw action.
Another day of less-than-positive action across the investment landscape as international and emerging stocks were weak following yesterday’s sell-off.
Weakness continued on this light trading day, especially in the final hour of trading. The not-so-manic market activity was felt by traders. While Columbus Day is not a major or market holiday, it is still an excuse for a long weekend for many.