Monthly Archives: April 2012

The ever resilient market

What do you mean there was a sell off in April?  Apparently no one told the market there are times where it goes down.  The markets have almost completely recovered from the “big sell off” we had in early April.  … Continue reading

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Earning season is going well

This earning season has been very good to say the least.  Companies have been beating estimates left and right.  With all the companies that have reported earnings, over 70% of them have beaten the estimates.  That is a good thing … Continue reading

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Finally a down week in the market

Someone did not get the memo that the markets are not supposed to go down.  This is the first real down week we have seen in 2012.  Not only was it down, but it closed extremely weak on Friday. The … Continue reading

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Is the economy going in the right direction?

Is the economy going in the right direction The past week saw some mixed indicators regarding the direction of the economy.  The ISM manufacturing numbers came in slightly below where they were expected. Construction spending numbers were abysmal coming in … Continue reading

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The Apple won’t fall from the tree

The Apple won’t fall from the tree It appears that no matter what happens, the Apple won’t fall from the golden tree. Hedge funds have been one of the main culprits in the meteoric rise of Apple.  According to Forbes … Continue reading

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