In case you missed it, here’s a summary of the ETF topics and market reviews I posted to my blog during the week ending on 12/4/2011.
A sharp rebound after 2 weeks of horrendous losses saved the week. Economic news out the U.S. has been generally far more positive than anticipated, but it remains to be seen if that momentum can be sustained in the face of a global slowdown.
Key will be the events in Europe as another EU meeting looms large next weekend. Judging from past results, each outcome has offered nothing in terms of a long-term solution to the debt crisis, which does not give the world community much to go on.
Of course, what matters to investors is how the markets will react to any announcements. Right now, your guess is as good as mine.
This week, we covered the following: