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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    It was another week of stocks starting in the lower left hand corner on the chart, and ending in the top right. Momentum is on the bulls' side and the positive economic data has justified the move, but have stocks gone too far, too fast?

    Here are the up to date TSP fund returns through March 15:

    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Relentless


    Stocks moved higher again yesterday, making it 10 consecutive positive closes for the Dow, and Thursday's gain was not the 3 or 5 point kind of gain like we saw on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Dow gained 84-points Thursday.
  3. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 3/18/13- 3/22/13

    Buy: The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 49% bulls, 40% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 1.23 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 3/18/13 - 3/22/13.

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

    See latest survey results

    To discuss or comment on the Sentiment ...
  4. Commodity oddity


    The Dow made it 9 positive closes in row yesterday after another small 5-point gain. Transportation stocks and small caps led the way higher.
  5. A pause


    The Dow was able to close in positive territory yesterday for an 8th straight day, and every day this month, but it was mostly a flat to slightly down day for the broader indices. The Dow gained 3-points, while the S&P 500, Nasdaq, Russell and Transports all closed lower.
S&P 500 (C Fund)
DWCPF (S Fund)
Dow Jones U.S. Completion Total Stock Market Index (^DWCPF)
EFA (I Fund)
iShares MSCI EAFE Index (EFA)
AGG (F Fund)
iShares Lehman Aggregate Bond (AGG)