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Snapping The Losing Streak; Tech Sector Finally Rebounds

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The major indexes managed to recover in sync for a change with the S&P 500 snapping its 4-day losing streak. Wall Street was continuing to focus on the progress of the tax legislation … Continue reading

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Tax Plan Optimism Sparks Rally

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com]  Moving the markets And the beat goes on. Optimism about the tax plan prospects went into hyper drive with John McCain appearing to be the catalyst by casting his “YES” vote convincing traders that a tax … Continue reading

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Dow Bucks The Trend As Upward Momentum Slips

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com]  Moving the markets Right after the opening bell, the major indexes stormed into record territory but succumbed mid-day and turned this session into a non-event with only the Dow clinging on to close in the green. … Continue reading

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Lack Of Tax-Overhaul Progress Whacks Sentiment

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets While the major indexes suffered their biggest one-day percentage drops since September, as MSM reports, we have to remember that, when looking at the entire 2017 YTD performance, today’s 0.5% pullback is hardly … Continue reading

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Major Indexes Sag As Tax Reform Acrobatics Continue

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets The major indexes sagged as uncertainty about the tax reform tug-of-war continued to take center stage. Not helping matters was a dive in crude oil along with weakness from heavyweights Apple (AAPL) and … Continue reading

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Eking Out A Tiny Gain

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets The major indexes dropped into the red right after the opening bell but managed to climb out of the basement fairly quickly only to spend the rest of the session around the unchanged … Continue reading

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