Tag Archives: FISCAL CLIFF

One Man’s Opinion: Is The US Job Market Really Healing?

The latest non-farm payroll data shows the US economy added 155,000 jobs in December, and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7.8 percent, well short of the Fed’s stated target of 6.5 percent, which in turn will likely keep the … Continue reading

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Fed Minutes End Euphoric Rally; Europe Rises

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities slipped slightly following the S&P 500 index’s biggest rally in a year as minutes from the Fed’s December meeting showed some policy makers were mulling whether to wrap-up its $85 billion monthly bond purchase … Continue reading

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Cliff Deal Reached—But Where’s The Meat?

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Sure, the much feared slide down the fiscal cliff was avoided at the last minute, but the euphoric relief rally in the markets will likely be temporary in nature. Last time the S&P 500 gained some … Continue reading

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Postponing The Inevitable

As I pointed out yesterday, the hard decisions in regards to the fiscal cliff negotiations have not been made and who knows, how and if they ever will be addressed once we step into 2013. For some food for thought on this … Continue reading

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Going Off The Cliff, But…

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] It was another day marked by confusion, last minute agreements that a fiscal cliff deal had been reached only to be followed by announcements that nothing had been finalized, but talks were still going on, etc., … Continue reading

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ETF/No Load Fund Tracker Newsletter For Friday, December 28, 2012

ETF/No Load Fund Tracker StatSheet ————————————————————- THE LINK TO OUR CURRENT ETF/MUTUAL FUND STATSHEET IS: http://www.theetfbully.com/2012/12/weekly-statsheet-for-the-etfno-load-fund-tracker-newsletter-updated-through-12272012/ ———————————————————— Market Commentary Friday, December 28, 2012 US STOCKS SINK AS BUDGET IMPASSE CONTINUES; EUROPE TRACKS LOWER US stocks dropped for the fifth straight … Continue reading

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