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Dow Registers Another Record Finish; FOMC Minutes And Earnings Season On Deck

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets And the beat goes on. The major indexes shot up right after the opening bell, retreated during mid-day and rallied into the close but with only the Dow managing to squeeze out another … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: FOMC Admits The Stock Market Is A Bubble, Along With Many Other Asset Classes

By ZeroHedge The much anticipated March FOMC minutes were released today (last Wed), and the minutes concluded exactly what I predicted in my last post titled “Is the Fed Trying to stop a “Market” that has gotten ahead of itself”. … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Do Fixed-Income Valuations Look Stretched?

The US Federal Reserve is likely to remain patient and investors shouldn’t worry much as the US central bank will be very methodical and transparent about what they do, said Brain Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds. … Continue reading

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Sloppy And Choppy

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets Market behavior can only be described as sloppy today after the minutes from the FOMC meeting showed, what only few analysts had assumed, that the effects of the Fed’s asset purchases have … Continue reading

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Major Index ETFs Drown In Fiscal Uncertainty

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] U.S. equities extended yesterday’s solid losses as a gauge of Wall Street anxiety hit its highest level in more than three months with equity markets showing growing concern over no indication of progress from lawmakers on … Continue reading

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Did The Fed Just Kick-Off The Pullback?

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equity markets staged a harsh downside reversal Wednesday and closed the trading day lower in the wake of the remarks from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and minutes from the recent policymakers meeting that sparked fears … Continue reading

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