2014-05-03 Weekend Market Update (Strong Finish To April)
Weekend Market Update
Strong Finish To April
Equities rallied early this week to strong finish in positive territory for April. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the S&P 500 (SPX) added 0.93% and 0.95%, respectively. The Nasdaq-100 (NDX) was the best performer of the three major indices, picking up 1.54%. Volatility retested the April lows this week as the spot Volatility Index (VIX) fell 8.18% to 12.91.