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thursday update

SHORT TERM: another bungee cord day, DOW unchanged Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.3%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.4%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:30 weekly Jobless clams were reported higher: 329k v 304k, and Durable goods orders … Continue reading

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wednesday update

SHORT TERM: consolidation day, DOW -13 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.2%. Europe opened higher, but lost 0.5%. US index futures were lower overnight, and the market opened two points below yesterday’s SPX 1880 close. After a short pop to … Continue reading

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tuesday update

SHORT TERM: rally continues, DOW +65 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.3%. Europe opened higher and gained 1.4%. US index futures were flat to higher overnight, and at 9am the FHFA index was reported higher: +0.6% v +0.5%. The market … Continue reading

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monday update

SHORT TERM: market drifts higher, DOW +41 Overnight the Asian markets opened gained 0.3%. European markets were closed for an extended holiday. US index futures were higher overnight, but the market opened unchanged at SPX 1865. After a push up … Continue reading

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wednesday update

SHORT TERM: gap up and go day, DOW +162 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.7%. Europe opened higher and gained 1.2%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:30 Housing starts were reported higher: 946k v 907k, Building permits lower: … Continue reading

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tuesday update

SHORT TERM: another bungee day, DOW +89 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.5%. Europe opened lower and lost 1.1%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:15 FED chair Yellen’s speech was released: http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/speech/yellen20140415a.htm. At 8:30 the CPI was reported … Continue reading

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monday update

SHORT TERM: gap up then bungee cord afternoon, DOW +146 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. European markets opened lower but gained 0.3%. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 8:30 Retail sales were reported higher: +1.1% v +0.3%. … Continue reading

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weekend update

REVIEW A volatile and somewhat disappointing week for the bulls. The week started off with a gap down on Monday, followed by a tradable low at SPX 1837 on Tuesday. Then after a rally to SPX 1873 at Thursday’s open, the market … Continue reading

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friday update

SHORT TERM: gap down opening, DOW -143 Overnight the Asian markets lost 1.2%. European markets opened lower and lost 1.3%. US index futures were lower overnight, and at 8:30 the PPI was reported higher: +0.5% v -0.1%. The market gapped … Continue reading

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thursday update

SHORT TERM: tumble Thursday, DOW -267 Last night FED governor Tarullo gave a speech: http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/speech/tarullo20140409a.htm. Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.5%. European markets opened higher but lost 0.4%. US index futures swung above/below unchanged overnight. At 8:30 weekly Jobless claims … Continue reading

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