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Will this level hold as support?

Geopolitical concerns were back in the spotlight today. With Russia banning food imports from the West, President Obama considering airstrikes in Northern Iraq, and worries about the Russia-Ukraine crisis intensifying, sellers controlled the market for most of the trading session. – Click here to read more…

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Giving it back…and then some.

ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI data and Factory Orders both came out better than expected indicating an improving economy. But in the end stocks resumed their move lower, erasing yesterday’s gains and then some! – Click here to read more…

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It’s all good, or is it?

Stocks opened higher today, then briefly dipped into negative territory. But a late morning surge and afternoon rally drove stocks toward highs of the day – Click here to read more…

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What a week!

What a week! The markets started Monday on a positive note, but it was all downhill from there. – Click here to read more…

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Cruise Control

Stocks started the day higher, but quickly found their way into negative territory ahead of today’s FOMC Statement. By the end of the session the major indices were mixed. – Click here to read more…

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Nice comeback!

The S&P started the week flat with the S&P up just a half a point. The DOW was slightly positive as well, ending the day 22 points higher. – Click here to read more…

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Wait for it…

On Thursday the S&P 500 was only 12 points away from the 2,000 mark, and it looked like the index could hit that mark on Friday. But it didn’t. Stocks started Friday lower and never recovered. – Click here to read more…

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That was fast!

The UP DOWN pattern was officially broken today after back to back gains. The S&P rallied to a new all-time high, ending the day up 3.5 points. This was the 26th record close of the year for the S&P. – Click here to read more…

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Worst day in 3 months – Here’s why…

Market Recap For Thursday, July 17th 2014 Stocks had their biggest drop in 3 months. First reports that a Malaysian Airlines jet was shot down in Ukraine sent stocks lower. Then after regaining some of the morning losses, stocks were sent lower once again on reports that Israel was sending troops into Gaza. At the […]

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Can the DOW keep going?

Market Recap For Wednesday, July 16th 2014 The DOW lead the market today with a 77 point gain. The index ended the session near session highs and closed at 17138.2, a new all-time high. The S&P ended the day up 8 points, just 5 points away from a new all-time high close. While most stocks are […]

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The DOW surprises on a down day

Market Recap For Tuesday, July 15th 2014 Stocks traded lower today with the S&P down almost 4 points. But the DOW had other plans, standing out from the crowd as the only major index to end the session higher. The DOW was up 5 points on the day. It was a small gain, but enough to […]

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and we’re back…

Market Recap For Monday, July 14th 2014 Today stocks shook off last week’s losses in style. With a triple digit gain and a new all-time high, the DOW is trading back above 17,000.  The DOW ended the day up 111 points and had the 2nd highest close ever. Although the S&P wasn’t trading at all-time highs […]

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We haven’t seen THIS since April!

Market Recap For Sunday, July 13th 2014 It was a bad week for stocks. On Friday the the S&P was up  3 points,  and the DOW ended the session 29 points higher.  But overall the S&P ended the week down -18 points, which was the biggest weekly drop since April. The DOW ended the week […]

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