MARKET RECAP → The Dow Jones lost momentum on Thursday as its 13-day winning streak came to an end. Equities saw a decline as investors processed a week filled with impactful news. Today’s standout factor was the better-than-expected GDP report, indicating the economy’s resilience and contributing to higher interest rates, which in turn put pressure on stock prices. 📉🏦
🍔 SIZZLING Q2 SUCCESS → McDonald’s (MCD) Q2 2023 earnings showed soaring profits, driven by plant-based burger success and savvy marketing.
🚀 META’s YEAR OF EFFICIENCY → Streamlined operations, improved ad targeting and strategic moves impressed investors.