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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    The theme of last week for the stock market was - up. On Monday the S&P 500 broke above strong resistance, and thanks to the Fed, stocks put it in overdrive on Thursday taking the indices near new highs.

    Here are the up-to-date weekly, monthly, and annual TSP fund returns through July 12. More gains big for the stock funds, and the F-fund saw a nice gain as well.

    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Fed feeds rally


    Stocks rallied sharply after Fed says they think the jobs market is too weak to slow down their bond buying. "They" say don't fight the Fed, and this is why. The Dow gained 169-points.

  3. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 7/15/13- 7/19/13

    Hold: The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 58% bulls, 32% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 1.81 to 1. That is a neutral reading in a bull market which means the survey system will remain in a 100% S fund allocation for the week of 7/15/13 - 7/19/13.

    Bull market rules have been in effect since the week of 1/09/12:

    See latest survey results

    To discuss or comment on the Sentiment ...
  4. Flat, but after the close...


    Stocks were mixed yesterday with the Dow falling 9-points, the S&P and small caps adding small gains, and a solid pickup for the I-fund, while bonds were hit hard again.

  5. Up, up, and away?


    Stocks rallied yet again yesterday as the Dow picked up another 76-points and all of the major indices saw solid gains with the market leading Dow Transportation index jumping 2.3%.

S&P 500 (C fund)
Dow Completion (S fund)
EFA (I fund)
Bonds (F fund)