Papale on Theta

It is finally over.  Barack Obama was re-elected President of the United States on Tuesday.  All the campaigning, debating, spending more money than the GDP of a small country is finished.  Markets sold off on Wednesday spurred by renewed problems in Europe, concerns about the fiscal cliff, a continued fall…

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The Prepared Mind 10.8.2012

Equities and equity indexes posted modest gains last week.  The markets started with gains on Monday after a positive  ISM-manufacturing report.  There was an absence of the intraday and interday  volatility which often characterizes “Employment Week.”  The markets ended with a sell-off on Friday to show a minimal difference  from…

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