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Your Tuesday Market Blip 3/20/17

Stocks were whacked today with the Dow (or is that the “ow”) dropping 237 points on heavy trading volume to close at 20,668. The action today started with a positive gain to new highs for the NASDAQ which then made a reversal and a moved lower. The general consensus regarding the pullback today was that…
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Your Wednesday Market Blip 3/1/17

What a way to start the month of March! Trump’s speech was “Presidential” and spoke of investing in infrastructure, inner cities and changing our trade policy so that everyone in the world who wants to buy a Harley can do so at a fair price. After the speech the odds of a March interest rate…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 1/20/17

The Inauguration went off without a hitch as Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Who would have thumk! During the ceremony stocks rose on heavier volume but then faded a bit before closing with a flurry as the Dow gained 94 at 19,827 on heavier trading volume. For…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 1/17/17

Two things drove markets lower today one being a Brexit speech by UK PM May and the other was comments by US PE Trump who, in a Wall Street Journal article, said the US dollar was too high and Republican tax reforms were too complicated. Banks and healthcare led stocks lower as markets appear to…
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