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Hitting The Pause Button

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The major indexes started the day in negative territory, recovered and moved briefly above the unchanged line but then sold off into the close resulting in minor losses.  While the Dow managed to … Continue reading

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Picking Up Speed And Knocking Out More Milestones

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Yesterday’s pull-back proved to be ephemeral when considering the runaway train the major indexes resembled today. Looking at the chart above, it was about as straight of an ascending line as you can … Continue reading

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Reversal Tuesday

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Right after the opening bell, the major indexes stormed ahead to set new records, only to be reminded that nothing goes up forever without a break or some sort of a pullback. The … Continue reading

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Anticipation Of Good Earning Catapults The Major Indexes

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Yesterday’s worries about China’s lack of interest in purchasing US Treasuries are now a thing of the past while other concerns, such as jobless claims and wholesale inflation data, were simply ignored in … Continue reading

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Logging The First Down Day Of The Year

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets I had to happen eventually and today was the day. The major indexes actually traded below the unchanged line all day, staged a comeback but ended slightly in the red, as some profit … Continue reading

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Dow Continues Record Setting Pace; Bonds Get Clobbered

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Thanks to Boeing, which added more than 60 points to the Dow, the index set another record while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq gained for the 6th straight day. There was no particular … Continue reading

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