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Western Digital (WDC) Gets Busy on M&A

1:05pm (EST) The market opened slightly higher and was showing a little momentum as oil came off its highs of the session.  There was news that Libyan President Gadhafi was looking to negotiate a deal with rebel forces for his safe departure from the country but those rumors haven’t beenRead more

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Oil Pushes $107, Futures Slightly Higher

9:05am (EST) The market made some wild swings last week as volatility picked up along with geopolitical concerns.  The bulls started the week off with a victory but the bears floored them on Tuesday as the indexes fell 1.5% on average.  The bulls made most of those losses back onRead more

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Stuck in a Trading Range

1:00pm (EST) We were hoping for a better outcome for the bulls but the way futures were acting, we had a feeling today could be flat or down.  We said yesterday we would be happy if the market held at current levels following this morning’s unemployment report but it looksRead more

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Apple (AAPL) Keeps the Momentum Going

9:05am (EST) It was a choppy session on Wednesday as the market darted in-and-out of positive territory for much of the session before finishing slightly higher.  The bulls holding support was a bigger deal than yesterday’s slight gains but oil continued to work its way higher and it’s something weRead more

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Will Jobs Picture Trump Oil Concerns?

9:00am (EST) Whatever method you use to pick stocks (or options)…your ultimate success or failure will depend on your ability to ignore the worries of the world long enough to allow your investments to succeed.  It isn’t the head but the stomach that determines the fate of the stock (orRead more

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Bulls Looking to Keep Momentum

9:00am (EST) The market ended Monday with the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all posting gains while oil ended lower by a buck.  The bulls were able to take all 3 indexes into the green after the opening bell but Tech acted funny on a downgrade of Amazon.com (AMZN, $173.29,Read more

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Market Higher as Bulls Bounce Back

1:00pm (EST) The market continues its rebound from last week’s selloff.  A lot of traders took out protection for the weekend and are covering today as oil has stabilized.  Economic news has come in better-than-expected and the bulls have used these two catalysts to move the indexes higher. Oil wasRead more

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Bulls Looking to Erase Last Week’s Losses

9:00am (EST) The Dow gained 62 points, or 0.5%, on Friday and closed at 12,130.  For the week, the index fell 260 points, or 2.1%, and saw its 3-week winning streak come to an end.  We had a feeling when the blue-chips reached our 12,300-12,350 target that a pause wasRead more

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Bulls Bouncing Back

1:00pm (EST) The bulls are holding fort as we head towards the second half of trading and wind down the week.  Although they are losing the battle today, the bears have put in a tremendous effort as the major averages are lower for the week.  However, the bulls still own the month of FebruaryRead more

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Futures Pointing Towards Strong Start

9:00am (EST) The market acted like we were hoping it would yesterday although support got stretched but held as the bulls showed some strength.  After two days of intense selling pressure the major indexes ended mixed with Tech stopping the bears from make it a clean sweep.  The Dow andRead more

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