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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up


    Despite a nice rally on Thursday, stocks had a bit of a rough week last week, although so far it looks to be a fairly healthy pullback. There is strong support below on the indices, but October is shaping up to be a potentially volatile month with so much going on.




    Here are the TSP fund returns for the week of September 24 through September 28, plus the final numbers for September,
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  2. Is the pullback over?


    9/28/12

    Stocks rallied yesterday, mostly because the Spanish government unveiled its 2013 budget, which included substantial budget reductions and reforms. The Dow gained 72-points on the day.
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  3. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 10/01/12- 10/05/12

    The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 48% bulls, 41% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 1.17 to 1. That is a buy signal which means the system will remain 100% S fund for the week of 10/01/12 - 10/05/12.

    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
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  4. Looking for support

    9/27/12

    Stocks continued to pull back yesterday, making it 7 of the last 8 days that the S&P 500 closed in negative territory. The Dow lost 44-points on the day.
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  5. Bears show some life


    9/26/12

    The stock indices opened higher yesterday but by afternoon trading they were sinking fast. The Dow saw a 101-point loss and the tech and small cap stocks were hit even harder.
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Dow Completion (S fund)
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EFA (I fund)
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Bonds (F fund)
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