The major equities market indices closed up Friday after trading higher throughout the week, ending eight weeks of decline.  The week ended with the $VIX at 25.72, down from the prior week   

All economic sectors traded up for the week.  The largest weekly increases were seen in the Consumer Discretionary and Energy sectors and the smallest weekly increases were seen in the Communication and Health Care sectors.

At the end of trading, the RiverTree portfolio was valued at $61,559.74, up from last week.  The portfolio continues to hold a large portion of its funds, $50,559.74, in cash.  The Trade Log reflects trading activity and current positions are found on the Portfolio page.  There were no new trades during the week.

Additional revisions and upgrades to the RiverTree site are planned for the upcoming weeks.