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Friday update

SHORT TERM: lower open consolidation day, DOW -3 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.1%. Europe opened lower but gained 0.1% as well. US index futures were lower overnight. At 8:30 Q1 GDP was reported higher: 1.2% v 0.7%, and durable goods … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: higher open new highs, DOW +71 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.9%. Europe opened lower and ended mixed. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 8:30 weekly jobless claims were reported higher: 234k v 233k. The market … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: higher open and move higher, DOW +75 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.2%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.1%. US index futures were higher overnight, and the market opened 4 points above yesterday’s SPX 2398 close. After the open … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: higher open in quiet trading, DOW +43 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.2%. US index futures were lower, then higher, overnight. At 8:30 new home sales were reported lower: 569k v 642k. … Continue reading

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Monday update

SHORT TERM: gap up opening and rally, DOW +90 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.5%. Europe opened lower but finished mixed. US index futures were higher overnight and the market gapped up to SPX 2389 at the open. The SPX … Continue reading

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Friday update

SHORT TERM: higher open and rally, DOW +142 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.1%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.5%. US index futures were higher overnight, and the market gapped up to SPX 2373 at the open on this options … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: lower open then rally, DOW +56 Overnight the Asian markets lost 1.0%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.6%. US index futures bounced around overnight. At 8:30 weekly jobless claims were reported lower: 232k v 236k, and the Philly … Continue reading

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