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ETF Tracker Newsletter For August 5, 2016

ETF Tracker StatSheet ————————————————————- http://www.theetfbully.com/2016/08/weekly-statsheet-for-the-etf-tracker-newsletter-updated-through-08042016/ ———————————————————— Market Commentary ALGOS PLAY HEADLINE HOCKEY WITH JOBS NUMBERS [Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets On the surface, the jobs report was awesome as payrolls rose by 255,000 month over month compared … Continue reading

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Markets Gain Despite OPEC Turmoil

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets OPEC and oil were the largest market movers today. Imagine my surprise when news came in during mid-day trading that OPEC was not able to seal a deal on capping oil production. … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Will The Fed Be Careful About Raising Rates?

The latest jobs report showed the economy created 295,000 jobs in February and surprised markets on the upside though overall the report was not as good as the headline-number would suggest, said Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs. The … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Are Wages Stuck Because Of Slack In The Labor Market?

The latest jobs report showed US labor force participation rate rose to 59.2 percent in October, the highest since July 2009. Yet the US economy needs to add another 5 million jobs to really reach the pre-recession employment levels, said … Continue reading

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ETF/No Load Fund Tracker Newsletter For July 3, 2014

ETF/No Load Fund Tracker StatSheet ————————————————————- THE LINK TO OUR CURRENT ETF/MUTUAL FUND STATSHEET IS: http://www.theetfbully.com/2014/07/weekly-statsheet-for-the-etfno-load-fund-tracker-newsletter-updated-through-07032014/ ———————————————————— Market Commentary Thursday, July 3, 2014 IT’S ALL ABOUT THE DOW HEADED INTO 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY [Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] “The Dow … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Will Growth In The Second Half Be Stronger?

The latest jobs report is positive as it shows the economy continues to heal though there is a lot of work that needs to be done, said Alan Krueger, a professor at the Princeton University and former chairman of the … Continue reading

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