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Window Shoppers Prevail But USDs Still Appreciating

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets Shoppers spent less over the Thanksgiving weekend and that weighed on stocks Monday. While they turned out in record numbers in the four days ending Sunday they plunked down less cash than … Continue reading

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Europe Worries Pulls Major Market ETFs Lower; VIXY Spikes, EWG Crashes

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Major market ETFs posted their second straight loss Monday with all three indexes finishing lower over investors’ concern that Spain may request a full-fledged bailout package, triggering a sell-off and boosting the greenback. The Dow Jones … Continue reading

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US Stocks Rise Again On Fed Stimulus Hopes; Will Bernanke Deliver?

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US stocks rallied Tuesday, adding more than one percent for the day on hopes of extension of the Operation Twist as the US central bank’s two-day long FOMC meeting started today. Resilient housing data for May … Continue reading

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Major Market ETFs In Stall Speed As Concern Over Europe Lingers; VXX Soars, GDXJ Tanks

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Wall Street closed flat Tuesday despite surging in early trade as worries over Europe overshadowed upbeat US economic reports. The above chart says it all. The markets turned choppy in the last hour of trading as … Continue reading

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Taking Stock: These Latin American ETFs Are Red Hot; Are They Really A Buy?

The Latin American countries have survived last year’s down-turn rather well and, after little slippages, the growth engines are humming again. The latest IMF report is rather upbeat about the Latin American and Caribbean economies and expects them to pick … Continue reading

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Equity ETFs Extend Losses On Global Growth Jitters; VXX Zooms, GDXJ Sinks

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Equity ETFs extended losses Wednesday after US durable goods orders came in weaker than expected, fueling global growth worries. Commodities took a big hit with copper and oil roughly falling by 2 percent while gold lost … Continue reading

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