Market Update

Last week, the S&P 500 eked out a positive return, rising 0.1%. Economic data pushed markets higher, while concerns over Greek bailout negotiations and a negative vote in Congress on trade legislation slowed the rally. Small cap stocks also rose 0.1%. International markets were the clear winners, rising 0.9% on strength in developed markets. Bonds rose slightly, and commodity prices rose 0.3% this month.