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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    Europe and the dollar

    It was a busy week for the market as we saw questionable economic data, an initial sell-off and recovery after the healthcare ruling was announced on Thursday, and of course the big rally on Friday after a deal was struck among European leaders to help struggling eurozone banks.

    Here are the TSP fund returns for the week of June 25 through June 29,
    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Wildfires push Air Force Academy into social media spotlight

    By Jack B. Winn

    The U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs is more well known for its rigorous academics than aggressive tweets, but therecent wildfires in Colorado have pushed the military into the spotlight on social media, and Twitter especially.

    According toOhMyGov Analytics, approximately 1,354 tweets were recorded about the service academy this week, many of them commenting on the ...
  3. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 7/02/12- 7/06/12

    The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 38% bulls, 52% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 0.73 to 1. That is a buy signal which means the system will remain 100% S fund for the week of 7/02/12 - 7/06/12.

    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 Survey, go to Sentiment Survey Talk ...
  4. Healthcare scare


    Stocks opened lower yesterday after getting the latest GDP numbers and initial jobless claims. Neither were very strong and close enough to estimates, but things went south after the healthcare ruling was announced.
  5. In between the 50 and 200


    Stocks rallied yesterday, following through on Tuesday's attempt at a rebound off of the 200-day EMAs. The Dow gained 92-point but we have a resistance test coming up.

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