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Your Wednesday Market Blip 12/12/18

Stocks were higher on positive trade news. The Dow gained 157 points on mixed volume to close at 24,527. Health care stocks were strong as were auto stocks that might benefit from lower tariffs plus the introduction of the new Ford Ranger pickup. Home improvement retailer Lowe’s saw its stock rise thanks to the company…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 11/20/18

Stocks continue to follow Apple shares lower. Utilities and some smaller stocks were mixed but the sheer size of the market cap weightings of Apple, Microsoft and Amazon is enough to punish the indexes. BTS noted that stocks and High yield bonds are back at support levels seen in June and July. BTS also indicated…
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Your Wednesday Market Blip 8/22/18

The markets plowed through the latest political upheaval in mixed fashion as earnings reports from retailers pointed to a strong US consumer and appeared to offset political disruption. The NASDAQ moved higher while the Dow fell on light trading volume to close at 25,733 off 88 points. Shares of Target Stores moved higher after a…
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Your Wednesday Market Blip 8/23/17

The Dow fell 87 points to 21,812 on lower trading volume as markets were rattled by political debate and posturing. With earnings season over with we can expect the news cycle to now drive market action. Lowes Home Improvement reported Q2 numbers posting a 7% revenue rise and growth in bottom line of 15%. While…
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