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Afternoon Rally Starts June With A Bang

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Private sector hiring as reported by ADP, which added a seasonally adjusted and bigger–than-expected 253k rise in employment for May, set the tone for the market, as the major indexes climbed steadily above … Continue reading

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Bouncing Off The Lows

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Despite the major indexes closing at their lows of yesterday’s session, downside follow through was contained, and a rebound rally materialized but faded into the close. Nevertheless, equities managed to squeeze out some … Continue reading

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US Dollar And Bond Yields Slammed

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Just yesterday, I talked about how bond yields have been slipping and sliding despite the Fed’s efforts of hiking rates in December and March. The 10-year yield has dropped from 2.62% to 2.26% … Continue reading

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Uncertainty Reigns; Dollar Gets Pummeled

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Uncertainty and volatility reigned supreme as Secretary of State Tillerson’s meeting in Russia initially generated a small relief rally in the dollar with bond yields shooting higher. Then the hammer came down as … Continue reading

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Dollar And Financials Head South; Equities Recover

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Equities looked to be on a slippery slope this morning with all indexes starting the day being underwater by about -1%. For a change, dip buyers stepped in and off to the races … Continue reading

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Banks & Stocks Bleed While Gold Shines

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets An early rally attempt driven by Apple reaching new all-time highs was rebuffed in a hurry, as worries surfaced that Trump may not be able to deliver on his promised tax cuts as … Continue reading

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