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Terrorists Fail To Shake Markets

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks in the U.S. and Europe on Tuesday basically shook off the deadly terror strikes at an airport and metro station in Brussels. U.S. investors didn’t overreact, as terror acts have unfortunately become more common. After … Continue reading

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Markets Bounce Back After Shaky Week

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets I received a number of emails from readers over the weekend being glad to be out of the market especially in view of the sudden tragic events in France. The general theme … Continue reading

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Markets Back On Top After Strong Earnings Reports Continue

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Equities got a major boost today from a bunch of strong earnings reports from companies such as Caterpillar (CAT) and General Motors (GM). The S&P 500 rose 1.24%, the Nasdaq gained 1.6% … Continue reading

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Markets Move Down Sharply; Damage Is Limited Thanks To Late Day Rally

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Well, volatility continued to shake markets today as the S&P 500 fell 0.84%, the Dow dropped 1.06% and the Nasdaq declined 0.29%. It could have been a lot worse, as the Dow … Continue reading

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Tensions Ease Abroad; Airline Stocks “Take Off”

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Markets were back in full swing, as the Dow surged 175 points and the Nasdaq hit a 14-year high. The S&P 500 gained 0.9%, the Dow climbed 1.1% and the Nasdaq gained … Continue reading

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Portuguese Bank Concerns Drive Markets Lower; Earnings Season Continues

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving The Markets Markets dropped today amidst questions over the health of a large Portuguese bank namely Banco Espirito Santo. Concerns over a delayed payment caused a stock sell-off in Europe and the angst spread … Continue reading

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