Top 3 Reasons Today’s Markets Were Flat

Markets closed flat on Wall Street: DJI +0.09% SP500 +0.10% Nasdaq +0.15% Gold 0.00%

The markets were flat because:

  • Weather delays hindering travelers and holiday vacation continue to slow the December trading volume on Wall Street. A report released by by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Office of Thrift Supervision discovered Q3 foreclosures were on the rise. The number of completed foreclosures rose to nearly 245,000 in Q3, an 11.2%increase from the prior quarter. Time to checkout: Your Cheat Sheet to the Foreclosure Crisis.

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