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  1. Big Bullish Bet

    by , 04-17-2011 at 06:41 PM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    It's not all that often I see huge shifts in stock and cash positions when assembling the weekly tracker charts, but we got a huge shift this coming week. Let's take a look.

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    The Top 50 went from an even 47% G fund position last week to a much more modest 21.12%. And the S fund ramped up from 34.86% to a very healthy 65.7%. The late rally last week seems to have convinced many TSPers that the next up-leg is in progress. ...

    Updated 04-18-2011 at 05:45 AM by coolhand

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  2. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up - 04/16/11

    by , 04-16-2011 at 12:40 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    RS or bear flag?

    Stocks continued to pull back early last week, but a 2-day bounce off of the 50-day EMA’s on Thursday and Friday gave the bulls hope that the market rally could resume this coming week.

    For the TSP, the C-fund was down 0.62% last week, the S-fund lost 0.56%, and the I-fund fell 1.04%. Bonds (F-fund) gained 0.83%, and the G-fund was up 0.06%.



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  3. Bulls Follow Through

    by , 04-15-2011 at 05:44 PM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    The bulls managed to put together some follow through action today, which was also Options Expiration.

    Early volatility was probably a result of disappointing corporate news. Google missed Wall Street's earnings forecast, which resulted in a -8.26% loss for the stock at the close of trading. Infosys Technologies also disappointed with its downside guidance and dropped a steep -13.42%. Bank of America also had a disappointing report, but wasn't punished nearly as much as its stock ...
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  4. Discuss Market Comments 04/15/11

    by , 04-14-2011 at 10:27 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Bulls need follow-through - Stocks opened lower yesterday but buyers stepped up and we saw a triple digit loss in the Dow turn into a small gain. But the indices will need some follow-through to the upside to break this recent short-term downtrend...

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  5. Sentiment Survey Results for 4/18/11 - 4/22/11

    by , 04-14-2011 at 07:36 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 04/18/11 - 04/22/11

    BUY: The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey gave another buy signal this week after the 1.10 to 1 bulls (45%) to bears (41%) ratio. The system's allocation remains 100% S-fund for the week of 04/15/11 - 04/22/11.



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