Monthly Archives: December 2015

Thursday update

SHORT TERM: gap down opening to end year, DOW -179 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.2%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.5%. US index futures were lower overnight, and at 8:30 weekly Jobless claims were reported higher: 287K v 267K. … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: pullback day, DOW -117 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.7%. US index futures were lower overnight, and the market opened four points below yesterday’s SPX 2078 close. At 10am, while the market continued its … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: gap up and go Tuesday, DOW +193 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.4%. Europe opened higher and gained 1.6%. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 9am Case-Shiller was reported higher: +5.5% v +5.5%. The market gapped … Continue reading

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Monday update

SHORT TERM: gap down opening starts week, DOW -24 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.1%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.6%. US index futures were lower overnight and the market gapped down to SPX 2052 at the open. The market … Continue reading

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weekend update

REVIEW The market started the week at SPX 2006. On Monday the market gapped up at the open, traded back down to SPX 2006 then closed where it opened at 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday displayed gap up openings as well, … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: quiet holiday trading, DOW -50 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened higher but finished flat. US index futures were lower overnight, and at 8:30 weekly Jobless claims were reported lower: 267K v 271K. The market opened … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: gap up week so far, DOW +185 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.7%. Europe opened higher and gained 2.4%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:30 Durable goods were reported flat, PCE prices were reported higher: +0.1% … Continue reading

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