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  1. Sentiment Survey Results for 4/04/11 - 4/08/11

    by , 03-31-2011 at 09:15 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 04/04/11 - 04/08/11

    SELL: The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey gave a sell signal this week after the 2.07 to 1 bulls (60%) to bears (29%) ratio. The system's allocation moves to 100% G-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, go to Sentiment Survey Talk

    The legal stuff: This system is for ...

    Updated 04-07-2011 at 08:04 PM by tsptalk

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey Results
  2. Quarter Ends in Mixed Fashion

    by , 03-31-2011 at 05:18 PM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    The last day of the quarter may have been mixed, but aside from today's performance it was the best 1st quarter for stocks since 1998. Can you believe it?

    So the bulls are holding their position going into tomorrow's payrolls report. And it's the 1st of the month too, which as I mentioned yesterday has been largely positive since last September. But this past March saw a hard decline on that date, so I'm not sure what to expect. But the strength has been impressive and certainly suggests ...

    Updated 04-01-2011 at 08:50 AM by coolhand (Edited first paragraph by adding "1st")

  3. Discuss Market Comments 03/31/11

    by , 03-30-2011 at 10:50 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Ready to test the highs - Another nice day for stocks yesterday as the Dow picked up 71-points and came close to a new multi-year high. A late pullback took the indices off their best levels of the day after hitting resistance....

    Market Commentary for 3/31/11

    Current Daily Market Commentary
  4. The Running of the Bulls

    by , 03-30-2011 at 05:04 PM (Coolhand's Market Analysis)
    In my last few blogs I've been telling you that I thought the likelihood of a pullback was rather high given the recent strength in the market. But last Thursday I had this to say:

    "...window dressing may be at play and liquidity is still pouring into this market. That combination could mean we get silly on the upside over the next few days. "

    It's getting silly alright. And that's the initial scenario I was anticipating. And I never really doubted it could happen ...
  5. Discuss Market Comments 03/30/11

    by , 03-29-2011 at 10:24 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Dip buyers show up again - The dip buyers made an appearance yesterday as the major indices struggled early but quickly found support and rallied into the afternoon...

    Market Commentary for 3/30/11

    Current Daily Market Commentary
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