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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: another day another pullback, DOW +35 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.1%. Europe opened higher but lost 0.4%. US index futures were higher overnight. At 8:30 weekly jobless claims were reported higher: 244K v 239K, and at 9am … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: small pullback so far, DOW +33 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.4%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.3%. US index futures were lower overnight, and the market opened 5 points below yesterday’s SPX 2365 close. In the opening … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: new highs start week, DOW +119 Over the extended weekend Asian markets gained 0.2%. Europe opened higher today and gained 0.5%. US index futures were higher into this morning. The market opened 6 points above Friday’s SPX 2351 … Continue reading

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Friday update

SHORT TERM: pullback then new high close, DOW +4 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.1%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.1% as well. US index futures were lower overnight, and the market gapped down at the open to SPX 2340. … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: flat open – then pullback, DOW +8 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.2%. Europe opened higher but lost 0.4%. US index futures were relatively flat overnight. At 8:30 housing starts were reported higher: 1246K v 1226K, building permits were … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: lower open then new highs, DOW +107 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.5%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.4%. US index futures were flat to lower overnight. At 8:30 the CPI was reported higher: 0.6% v 0.3%, the … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: lower open then new highs, DOW +92 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.4%. Europe opened lower and finished mixed. US index futures were flat to lower overnight, and at 8:30 the PPI was reported higher: 0.6% v 0.3%. … Continue reading

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