It was a relatively quiet week in the markets… and for market performance these days, no news is good news, as the market posted a 2.7% gain for the week, as bond yields fell slightly. This also softened mortgage rates. On the not so good news front? New jobless claims were up again, and virus cases are on the rise again too. For more finance news, you can find all the previous Monday Market Update’s here. You can now also get the finance news of the week every week on Finance Explained, my new podcast, along with a deep dive on a topic relevant to the week’s headlines.