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Terrorists Fail To Shake Markets

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks in the U.S. and Europe on Tuesday basically shook off the deadly terror strikes at an airport and metro station in Brussels. U.S. investors didn’t overreact, as terror acts have unfortunately become more common. After … Continue reading

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Markets Bounce Back After Shaky Week

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets I received a number of emails from readers over the weekend being glad to be out of the market especially in view of the sudden tragic events in France. The general theme … Continue reading

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Markets Move Down Sharply; Damage Is Limited Thanks To Late Day Rally

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Well, volatility continued to shake markets today as the S&P 500 fell 0.84%, the Dow dropped 1.06% and the Nasdaq declined 0.29%. It could have been a lot worse, as the Dow … Continue reading

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Tensions Ease Abroad; Airline Stocks “Take Off”

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Markets were back in full swing, as the Dow surged 175 points and the Nasdaq hit a 14-year high. The S&P 500 gained 0.9%, the Dow climbed 1.1% and the Nasdaq gained … Continue reading

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Markets Snap Losing Streak; Airlines ‘Take Off’ Again

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets Stocks broke their two-day losing streak today as investors became encouraged by better-than-expected earnings reports from Alcoa (AA). All of the major indexes gained. In other earnings news, shares of The Container … Continue reading

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Markets Calm After Extended Holiday

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets Well, last week ended with a ‘bang’ heading into the 4th of July holiday as the Dow officially passed the 17,000 mark, and the other major indexes both pushed to record highs. … Continue reading

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