Weekly Market Update - February 4, 2019

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This Weekly Market Update from Gallagher Fiduciary Advisors, LLC revisits key investment headlines from last week:

  • Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the Fed would halt raising rates for the time being
  • The Labor Department announced last Friday that U.S. employers added 304,000 jobs in January
  • The Conference Board, a private research group, reported last week that its Consumer Confidence Index slipped in January to a level of 120.2, down from 126.6 in December and the lowest reading in the last 18 months