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BoJ “Holds” and Wall Street “Folds;” Icahn Spooks Markets

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets The major indexes had not much too cheer about during the regular session, which started on a bad omen from Japan with the BoJ surprising world markets by capping their monetary stimulus, … Continue reading

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Oil Feeds The Markets

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks ended higher in choppy trading as oil prices rose for a third straight day and moved above $33 a barrel. The major indexes posted gains early as strong corporate earnings reports … Continue reading

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Equities Uncertain In Anticipation Of Fed Meeting And Earnings

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks dipped as investors awaited a Federal Reserve decision Wednesday on interest rates and Apple’s earnings report after the closing bell. Disappointing economic data on manufacturing and consumer confidence also weighed on … Continue reading

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Big Gains For Wall Street On Earnings And ECB Stimulus Talk

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks skyrocketed Thursday as investors were quite encouraged by a market moving earnings report posted by McDonald’s (MCD) and signs from Europe that more stimulus might be on the way for the … Continue reading

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Mixed Earnings Reports Pull Stocks Lower

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets A hazy batch of earnings reports were the culprit for the small losses on Wall Street today. The Dow ended the day down a scant 14 points after bouncing in and out … Continue reading

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U.S. Investors Just Can’t Get Away From Greek Food; Semiconductor M&A Bigtime

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets U.S. stocks closed lower today as uneasiness over a Greek debt deal and a selloff in Shanghai stocks weighed on investor sentiment. In China, stocks fell 6.5% on Thursday, with traders citing … Continue reading

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