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May Marks 3rd Straight Positive Month

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Although markets did little to impress in the first day of trading after the holiday weekend, the gains from last week were enough to maintain a positive month overall for May. This … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Does The Latest Data Suggest There’s Some Momentum In The Economy?

The latest revised-data on unemployment benefit claims and housing are two very interesting and relevant pieces of information about the US economy, said David Levy, chairman of Jerome Levy Forecasting Center. They are not contradictory, but they essentially talk about … Continue reading

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Cheerful Data Pushes S&P Through The 1,700 Level

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] U.S. equity markets shrugged off yesterday’s lackluster performance to close Thursday trading session nicely higher, with the Dow and S&P 500 indices soaring into record high territory in the wake of a stronger-than-forecasted U.S. manufacturing report … Continue reading

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