Daily Investment Interpretations

August 6, 2009

2009-8-6:  The indices fell  back a little more today. The NASDAQ Composite lost 23.44 points (-1%) to close at 1.973.16, the Dow dropped 24.71 points (-0.27%) to close at 9,256.26 and the S&P 500 lost 5.64 points (-0.56%) to end at 1,997.08. Oil closed down slightly at $71.59 a barrel, while gold doffed $3 to end at $963. The VIX ended the day at 25.67.