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Centerpoint Advisory Services, Inc. was founded in 1992 with the driving philosophy of delivering disciplined investment management and an outstanding client experience. We have helped our clients pursue success by coordinating their most important financial affairs and delivering quality, wealth management.

Market Week: April 12, 2021

The Markets (as of market close April 9, 2021) Strong economic data and a growing number of vaccinated Americans helped fuel significant market gains last Monday. The prior week's favorable jobs report, coupled with purchasing managers' encouraging news in both the manufacturing and services sectors, provided encouragement for investors. The Nasdaq rose 1.7%, followed by [...]

By |2021-04-12T14:16:29-05:00April 12th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: April 12, 2021

Quarterly Market Review: January-March 2021

The Markets (first quarter through March 31, 2021) As we closed out 2020, the overwhelming sentiment entering January was that it couldn't get much worse. Unfortunately, January did not start out on a high note. During the first week of the month, protesters stormed the United States Capitol, leading to violence, the disruption of the [...]

By |2021-04-05T15:04:31-05:00April 5th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Quarterly Market Review: January-March 2021

Market Week: April 5, 2021

The Markets (as of market close April 1, 2021) Stocks opened last week generally down, with only the Dow posting a marginal 0.3% gain. The Russell 2000 plunged 2.8%, the Nasdaq dropped 0.6%, while the Global Dow and the S&P 500 each slipped 0.1%. The sectors were mixed, with utilities, consumer staples, communication services, and [...]

By |2021-04-05T14:52:43-05:00April 5th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: April 5, 2021

Market Week: March 29, 2021

The Markets (as of market close March 26, 2021) Stocks ended last Monday mostly higher, as a rise in Treasury prices sent yields lower, which offered a boost to equities, particularly tech shares. The Nasdaq jumped 1.2%, the S&P 500 gained 0.7%, and the Dow rose 0.3%. Small-cap shares underperformed, driving the Russell 2000 down [...]

By |2021-03-29T09:09:28-05:00March 29th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: March 29, 2021

Market Week: March 22, 2021

The Markets (as of market close March 19, 2021) Stocks opened last week higher on encouraging economic and vaccine news. The S&P 500 climbed for the fifth straight session, closing up 0.7%, and the Dow advanced for the seventh session, reaching another record high after gaining 0.5%. Tech stocks rebounded, driving the Nasdaq up 1.1%. [...]

By |2021-03-23T13:58:34-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: March 22, 2021

Market Week: March 15, 2021

The Markets (as of market close March 12, 2021) Stocks opened last week mixed, as cyclicals and value stocks advanced, while tech stocks plunged. The Dow (1.0%), the Global Dow (0.8%), and the Russell 2000 (0.5%) posted moderate gains. The S&P 500 fell 0.5%. The Nasdaq dove into correction territory after dropping 2.4% on the [...]

By |2021-03-15T10:53:29-05:00March 15th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: March 15, 2021

Market Week: March 8, 2021

The Markets (as of market close March 5, 2021) Stocks rebounded in a big way last Monday. Investors may be picking low-hanging fruit following the prior week's depressed values, or they may have regained confidence in the market despite higher Treasury yields. In any case, each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted sizable gains, [...]

By |2021-03-09T08:50:14-06:00March 9th, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: March 8, 2021

Market Month: February 2021

The Markets (as of market close February 26, 2021) February began on a high note as investors drew encouragement from strong fourth-quarter earnings reports and encouraging employment data. However, news was not all positive. The COVID-related death toll in the United States reached 500,000. Nevertheless, two vaccines were rolled out last month, with a third [...]

By |2021-03-01T09:47:02-06:00March 1st, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Month: February 2021

Market Week: March 1, 2021

The Markets (as of market close February 26, 2021) Stocks opened last week mixed to lower. Only the Dow (0.1%) and the Global Dow (0.2%) were able to eke out minimal gains. The Nasdaq plunged 2.5% amid a tech sell-off. The S&P 500 fell for the fifth straight session, dropping 0.8%, and the Russell 2000 [...]

By |2021-03-01T09:48:23-06:00March 1st, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Market Week: March 1, 2021

Market Week: February 22, 2021

The Markets (as of market close February 19, 2021) The stock market was closed last Monday in honor of Presidents' Day. Equities were mixed on the first day of trading last Tuesday. The Dow advanced 0.2% and the Global Dow gained 0.3%. The remaining benchmark indexes lost value, led by the Russell 2000, which fell [...]

By |2021-02-22T18:24:22-06:00February 22nd, 2021|Financial News, Market Updates|Comments Off on Market Week: February 22, 2021