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Struggling To Stay Above Water

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets An early rally, ahead of the Fed minutes, fizzled after their release with the S&P 500 kissing its unchanged line before rebounding and ending up slightly in the green. The Dow and Nasdaq … Continue reading

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Hugging The Unchanged Line

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Equities struggled all day to find some direction, but the session turned out to be nothing but aimless meandering around the unchanged line with the major indexes essentially remaining unchanged. SmallCaps (SCHA) fared … Continue reading

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Dow Slips For 2nd Straight Day

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Yesterday’s slippage continued early this morning, but dip buyers stepped in encouraged by a NT Times story alleging that Trump’s ‘Fire and Fury’ words were his own and not US policy. During the … Continue reading

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Dow Pumps And Dollar Dumps

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Thanks to an assist from Apple’s (AAPL) almost 5% gain on blow-out earnings, the Dow managed to conquer the much anticipated 22,000 level for the first time, which makes it its third 1,000-point … Continue reading

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Low Volume, No News, Markets In Record Territory

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Despite IBM being a drag on the Dow (about -47 points), and the Transportation index (IYT) stumbling for the third day in a row, its biggest drop in 2 months, all three major … Continue reading

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