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Major Market Indexes Lose Face-Off with Gravity; Europe Dives

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] I did not think it was possible that the markets were actually able to lose a face-off with gravity after their relentless and almost uninterrupted ascent since mid-November. Even the by now well documented afternoon “lift-a-thon” … Continue reading

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Indexes Rise On Budget Hopes, China; Europe Tracks Higher; Stunning Video Demonstrates US Debt

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] The major market indexes finished modestly higher with the S&P 500 index extending tiny gains into the fourth straight session, it’s longest since August after economic data in China beat estimates, overshadowing political uncertainties in Europe … Continue reading

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Indexes Stall Ahead Of Budget Negotiations; Europe Slips On Greece Worries

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] The S&P 500 snapped a five-day winning streak in the first full trading session since Wednesday, with stocks finishing mostly lower Monday as investors grew wary ahead of budget negotiations in Washington and Europe struggled to … Continue reading

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Equities Get Bruised Again; Middle East Weighs; Europe Sinks

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Equities finished sharply lower Wednesday to extend losses into the third straight session this week, as major averages fell to multi-month lows over concerns about the upcoming budget debate. Markets turned jittery on news of conflict … Continue reading

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Equities Log Modest Gains Ahead Of Elections; Europe Turns Lower On Greece

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities posted modest gains Monday as investors turned cautious ahead of what’s expected to be a tight presidential election Tuesday. Earlier losses were driven by concerns over a worsening European debt crisis. Greek Prime Minister … Continue reading

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US Markets To Reopen Wednesday; BP, Deutsche Bank Lift Europe

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Traders are bracing for a volume surge Wednesday when US stock markets reopen after being shuttered for two days to deal with the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy that triggered an unexpected shutdown on Wall Street. … Continue reading

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