Weekly Insight 8.18.20

LAST WEEK U.S. equities finished higher for a third straight week led by the Dow which closed up 1.86%, followed by the S&P 500 (+.69%), Russell 2K (+.59%), and Nasdaq Composite (+.092%). On Wednesday, the S&P 500 traded above its February record high of 3,386 but could not maintain that level, finishing the session at…