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Edging Higher; S&P Reclaims The 3,000 Level

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The markets edged higher to start the week with Boeing being a drag on the Dow capping the gains by some 100 points. The S&P 500 managed to finally hold above its 3,000 … Continue reading

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ETF Tracker Newsletter For October 18, 2019

ETF Tracker StatSheet           You can view the latest version here. GLOBAL GROWTH FEARS STOP BULLISH MOMENTUM [Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets This is an early and short version of Friday’s commentary, since I will be tied up … Continue reading

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S&P 500 Struggles With The 3,000 Level—Brexit Deal Looms

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The major indexes edged higher early on, as the S&P500 fought hard to reclaim its 3,000-milestone marker. The index fluctuated all day slightly around that level but ended up slightly below it. Helping … Continue reading

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Trade Optimism Off—Markets Rally

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets After the “mini trade” deal faded yesterday, today’s news brought into question whether anything was accomplished. Chinese officials essentially confirmed that the progress on the “phase 1” deal may have been a sham. … Continue reading

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Trade Deal Scepticism Keeps Markets In Check

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets After 1-1/2 years of trade negotiations, last Friday’s “mini-deal,” if you can even call it that, cast some more doubt on the substance of what was accomplished. The words “deal” or “substantial” just … Continue reading

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ETF Tracker Newsletter For October 11, 2019

ETF Tracker StatSheet           You can view the latest version here. A WAVE OF TRADE OPTIMISM SPEADS ACROSS MARKETS [Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets A sea of green spread across global markets, as trade war gloom turned into … Continue reading

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