After a terrible first three quarters of the year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI), S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC), and Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX: ^IXIC) were all up between 2% and 3%, adding to steep declines for September and another pullback for the quarter as a whole. With traits that span both precious and industrial metals, silver is an interesting gauge of macroeconomic optimism at a critical juncture for the financial markets. Silver mining stocks saw similarly large gains.
Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 12 major stocks, including The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) and Barrick Gold Corporation (GOLD).
“Whale” investors moved a large volume of bitcoin off exchanges. The trend is often a bullish signal, suggesting investors are more interested in holding their bitcoin. Market Wrap is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter diving into what happened in today's crypto markets.