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  1. This About Sums it Up

    by , 02-13-2011 at 07:24 AM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    What does a Top 50 tracker chart look like in a market that moves primarily in one direction?

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    It looks a lot like this one does. No fear. Not as long as the Bernanke Put remains a factor. It doesn't get much more bullish than this. With one exception, every member in the Top 50 is 100% stocks, and of those the majority are in the S fund.

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  2. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up - 02/12/11

    by , 02-12-2011 at 01:34 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    The recipe is still, buy the dips

    It was another positive week for the U.S. stocks funds despite the recent unrest in Egypt, but the market embraced the positive direction this geopolitical event has taken. International stocks did fine also, but the rebound in the dollar kept the I-fund down.

    For the TSP, the C-fund gained 1.46% on the week, the S-fund was up 2.51%, and the I-fund picked up 0.10% as the dollar bounced back some. Bonds (F-fund) were basically flat gaining ...
    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  3. Mubarak Blinks

    by , 02-11-2011 at 08:26 PM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    Another gap down gave way to more dip buying today, as stocks found their footing fairly quickly and built on that modest upward momentum upon hearing the news of the Egyptian Presidents departure. By the end of the day the broader market posted respectable gains across the board.

    For most of the day I was away from my computer and unable to follow the action as I attended the World MoneyShow at the Gaylord Palms resort hotel here in Orlando, FL. Many well-known money people were ...
  4. Discuss Market Comments 02/11/11

    by , 02-11-2011 at 10:11 AM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Nervousness but bulls hold ground - A disappointing earnings report from Cisco on Wednesday evening caused some overnight selling that carried into Thursday morning. But once again the dip buyers showed up and the 80-point morning decline turned into an 11-point loss by the close...

    Market Commentary for 2/11/11

    Current Daily Market Commentary
  5. Sentiment Survey Results for 2/14/11 - 2/18/11

    by , 02-10-2011 at 07:26 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 02/14/11 - 02/18/11

    Buy: Our Sentiment Survey System remains in a 100% S-fund allocation for the week of 02/14/11 - 02/18/11 after a fresh new buy signal. The neutral bulls (44%) to bears (42%) ratio of 1.05 means the system's allocation remains 100% S-Fund for next week.

    Bull market rules are in affect since 9/27/10:

    See latest survey results

    To discuss or comment on the Sentiment Survey, ...
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