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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up


    The market had a little hangover earlier last week, after the big jobs report rally on Friday February 1. But a big reversal day on Thursday of last week, followed by a nice rally on Friday, and the market avoided its first losing week of the new year.




    Here are the TSP fund returns for the week of February 4 through February 8.

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  2. Sentiment is mixed

    2/08/13

    After an early 132-point decline in the Dow, stocks settled down and drifted upward the rest of the day turning big losses into a more modest setback. The Dow ended the day down 42.
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  3. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 2/11/13- 2/15/13

    Buy:
    The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 36% bulls, 52% bears,for a bulls to bears ratio of 0.69 to 1. That is a BUY signal in a bull market which means the survey system will remain in a 100% S fund allocation for the week of 2/11/13 - 2/15/13.

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

    See latest survey results

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  4. Hold on or sell, but don't buy

    2/07/13

    To Discuss This Market Commentary: Click HereStocks were able to climb back from a weak open yesterday to turn the day, and the charts, into a positive. The Dow, down about 65-points at one point, closed higher by 7-points.
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  5. Volatility picking up

    2/06/13

    Stocks recovered much of Monday's losses yesterday, as the slow and steady ascending trend has become a little more volatile. The Dow gained 99-points.
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