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Friday update

SHORT TERM: another 10-point range day, DOW -3 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.3%. US index futures were higher overnight, but the market opened unchanged at SPX 2435. In the opening minutes the SPX … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: flat opening then drift, DOW -13 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.1%. Europe opened lower but gained 0.1%. US index futures were relatively flat overnight, and at 8:30 jobless claims were reported higher. The market opened 1-point above yesterday’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: cyclical/tech sectors reverse roles, DOW -57 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.4%. Europe opened lower and lost 0.3%. US index futures were lower, then higher overnight, and the market opened at SPX 2441. The SPX had closed at … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: turnaround Tuesday, DOW -62 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.1%. Europe opened higher but lost 0.5%. Also overnight FED vice chair Fischer gave a speech in the Netherlands: https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/speech/fischer20170620a.htm. US index futures were lower overnight and the market … Continue reading

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Swarm today at 5pm, and last week’s results

Participation remained steady in the Swarm last week, and the results continue to be above the average response. Last week’s result were 3 of 6 correct. After 18 weeks the Swarm is 63% accurate in the 6 sectors we track. Impressive! If you have not previously … Continue reading

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Monday update

SHORT TERM: gap up opening then new highs, DOW +144 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.8%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.9%. US index futures were higher overnight as well. The market gapped up at the open to SPX 2443 … Continue reading

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Weekend update

REVIEW The week started at SPX 2432. After a decline to SPX 2420 on Monday the market rallied to 2444 by Wednesday. The market dropped to SPX 2419 on Thursday, then rallied to 2433 to end the week. For the week … Continue reading

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