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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: trading range continues, DOW -16 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.2%. Europe opened higher but lost 0.5%. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 8:30 weekly jobless claims were reported higher: 266K v 253K. The market opened one … Continue reading

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Wednesday update

SHORT TERM: typical bi-polar FOMC day, DOW -2 Overnight the Asian market gained 0.7%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.8%. US index futures were higher overnight, and at 8:30 Durable goods were reported lower: -4.0% v -2.2%. The market opened … Continue reading

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Tuesday update

SHORT TERM: higher open then pullback, DOW -19 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.4%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.3%. US index futures were relatively flat overnight and at 9am Case-Shiller was reported lower: +5.2% v +5.4%. The market opened one … Continue reading

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Monday update

SHORT TERM: pullback resumes, DOW -78 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.4%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.1%. US index futures were about unchanged overnight. The market opened one point below Friday’s SPX 2175 close, and continued lower. The market … Continue reading

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weekend update

REVIEW The market started the week at SPX 2162. The market had a small bounce on Monday, then pulled back to SPX 2159 on Tuesday. Wednesday the market opened higher and rallied to SPX 2176, a new all time high. … Continue reading

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Friday update

SHORT TERM: higher open market rallies, DOW +54 Overnight the Asian markets lost 0.3%. Europe opened lower but gained 0.2%. US index futures were higher overnight, and the market opened two points above yesterday’s SPX 2165 close. In the first … Continue reading

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Thursday update

SHORT TERM: lower open then pullback, DOW -78 Overnight the Asian markets gained 0.3%. Europe opened higher and gained 0.1%. US index futures were lower overnight. At 8:30 weekly Jobless claims were reported lower: 253K v 254K, and the Philly … Continue reading

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