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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    Red flags

    Stocks started to drift lower on Thursday of last week, on jitters over the impending jobs report. Friday's jobs report justified investor's nervousness as it came in lower than expected and and stocks sold off sharply ending the week on a sour note and sending all of the TSP stock funds into the red for the week.

    For the TSP funds, the C-fund
    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Federal Government Sweats over 'hacktivists'

    Yet the truth about Anonymous rarely lives up to the hype.

    Jack B. Winn

    IT administrators and systems analysts are becoming concerned about an increase in cyber attacks targeting websites, and according to websiteNetwork Computing, the federal government is taking no chances.

    With 75 percent of companies anticipating a second or third cyber attack against their IT infrastructure, the ...
  3. Jitters in front of jobs report


    A quick commentary this jobs report Friday. Investors seemed jittery in front of today's important employment report as the Dow lost 62-points.

    For the TSP, the C-fund was down 0.75% yesterday, the S-fund lost 1.49%, the I-fund fell 0.05%, and the F-fund (bonds) gained 0.05%.

    The S&P ...
  4. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 5/07/12- 5/11/12

    : The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 36% bulls, 55% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 0.65 to 1. That is a buy signal which means the system will remain 100% S fund for the week of 5/07/12 -5/11/12.

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

    See latest survey results

    To discuss or comment on the Sentiment Survey, go to Sentiment Survey ...
  5. Lines

    Here is a chart of the emini SP 500 futures in the 5 minute timeframe for the last 9-10 days. The market must rise above the support line to continue. We see two possibilities at the moment; a bullish falling wedge or a downtrending channel.

    Thinking of putting everything in the G-lines-jpg
S&P 500 (C fund)
Dow Completion (S fund)
EFA (I fund)
Bonds (F fund)