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Courtney Raio
17 juin, 2011 | 04:48 PM
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Markets closed higher in a little bit of a choppy session today after German Chancellor Merkel and French President Sarkozy held a joint press conference confirming that there will be a second Greek bailout. The Dow closed up 42 points, and the S&P 500 up 3.87 points, both finally breaking the streak of six straight weeks of losses. ...
Courtney Raio
16 juin, 2011 | 05:09 PM
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Markets closed higher, and even though they were off the day’s highs, it’s hard to complain about a day that finished in the green after futures this morning pointed to what looked like another ugly day. A good Jobless Claims and New Housing Starts number was able to outweigh a sobering report from the Philly Fed, pushing the Dow 64 points higher on the day. ...
Courtney Raio
10 juin, 2011 | 05:07 PM
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The Dow closed below 12,000 for the first time since March 18 as markets all finished lower on the day.  The sell-off was triggered by Chinese trade data this morning and news that Germany is insisting on private investor involvement for the Greek bailout, threatening the ECB’s ability to deliver the bailout package.  Today’s slide also closed out the sixth straight week of declines, the longest stretch since 2002. ...
Courtney Raio
3 juin, 2011 | 04:53 PM
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Markets closed lower, although well off their lows following the horrendous non-farm payrolls report.  The markets bounced off of their lows when details about the new Greek bailout surfaced, and the May PMI beat expectations.  The Dow and S&P finished lower for the fifth consecutive week. ...
Courtney Raio
2 juin, 2011 | 04:59 PM
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