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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    Another strong week was capped off by a better than expected jobs report on Friday and the 2013 rally, which saw a minor blip a couple off weeks ago, seems to be back in relentless mode.

    Here are the TSP fund returns for the week of March 4 through March 8...

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    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Job Reports for Feb, 2013

    U.S. Gains 236,000 Jobs; Unemployment at 4-Year Low

    "The American economy created jobs at a faster pace in February, adding 236,000 positions, the Labor Department reported Friday.

    "The unemployment rate was 7.7 percent, the lowest since December 2008, compared with 7.9 percent in January."

    Intraday Update
  3. Who are the leaders?


    After a strong open based on decent employment data, stocks traded in a very tight trading range on Thursday as investors await today's (Friday's) jobs report for February. The Dow gained 33-points on the day.
  4. Sentiment Survey Results...

    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 3/11/13- 3/15/13

    Hold: The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 50% bulls, 39% bears, for a bulls to bears ratio of 1.28 to 1. That is a neutral reading in a bull market which means the survey system will remain in a 100% S fund allocation for the week of 3/11/13 - 3/15/13.

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

    See latest survey results

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  5. Where's the extremes?


    Stocks advanced again as the bulls remain in charge. The Dow gained another 42-points while the bears can only watch.
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