Monthly Archives: October 2013

friday update

SHORT TERM: SPX makes new high, DOW +61 Overnight the Asian markets lost 1.2%. Europe opened lower but finished mixed. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 8:30 Durable goods orders were reported higher: +3.7% v +0.1%. The market … Continue reading

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thursday update

SHORT TERM: rally resumes, DOW +96 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.6%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:30 weekly Jobless claims were reported lower: 350K v 358K, and the Trade deficit was … Continue reading

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wednesday update

SHORT TERM: gap down opening then rebound, DOW -54 Overnight the Asian markets lost 1.3%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.5%. US index futures were lower overnight. At 8:30 Export (+0.3% v -0.1%)/Import (+0.1% v -0.2%)prices were reported higher. Then … Continue reading

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tuesday update

SHORT TERM: gap up opening, DOW +75 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.1%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.6%. US index futures were lower overnight, and at 8:30 monthly Payrolls were reported lower: 148k v 169k. The market gapped up … Continue reading

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monday update

SHORT TERM: higher open then pullback, DOW -7 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.5%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.1%. US index futures were higher overnight, and the market opened at SPX 1746, one point above Friday’s close. Just past … Continue reading

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