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First Day Of Trading Seems Sour, Economy Looks Sweeter

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets U.S. stock indexes posted their largest decline in three weeks on the first trading day of 2014, after the benchmark S&P 500 finished its best year since 1997. Oil and gas producers were … Continue reading

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New ETFs On The Block: Credit Suisse Silver Shares Covered Call ETN (SLVO)

To offset the downside risks of precious metals as prices come under increasing pressure, Credit Suisse has launched a silver exchanged traded note that aims to generate income through a covered call options strategy. The Credit Suisse Silver Shares Covered … Continue reading

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Up, Up And Away; Dow Hits 2007 High; Europe Touches 23-Month High

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Equity ETFs mostly advanced today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting a five-year high after data released showed continued improvement in housing and companies including Pfizer and Valero Energy reported earnings that beat estimates. The … Continue reading

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Equities Rally On Economic Data; Europe Rises On Retailer Boost

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities advanced today, sending the S&P 500 to its highest level since December 2007 as better-than-forecast housing data and initial jobless claims offset mixed corporate results. The boost came after the Commerce Department reported a … Continue reading

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Equities Advance On Fiscal Cliff Hopes; Europe Little Changed As Optimism Fades

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities firmed up Thursday with the S&P 500 rebounding from its worst slump in five weeks, as House Speaker John Boehner expressed optimism about reaching a deal with President Obama. Sentiment also got a boost … Continue reading

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Fiscal Cliff Hope Fest Pushes Indexes Higher, But On Very Low Volume; Europe Surges

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US stocks surged Monday to log their biggest single-session gain in months on positive housing data and increasing investor confidence that a budget deal would be reached in Washington. Mind you that a deal is pure … Continue reading

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