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  1. Small caps continue to lag

    by , 10-01-2014 at 01:15 AM (TSP Talk Blog)

    The volatility continued on Wall Street and we saw the bulls and bears really battle it out on Tuesday with the bears claiming a victory by the close. As fast as they went up in the morning, the indices came down in afternoon trading and the Dow ended the day down 28-points. Small caps were the big loser again.
  2. Down, but positive reversal

    by , 09-30-2014 at 01:09 AM (TSP Talk Blog)

    The Dow ended its streak of five consecutive triple digit point moves with a 42-point loss on Monday. It didn't begin that way as we were looking at a nearly 180-point loss just after the open, so the 42-point loss was actually a solid performance considering the start. Small caps nearly came back to break-even.
  3. Volatility is up

    by , 09-29-2014 at 01:26 AM (TSP Talk Blog)

    Stocks continued their volatile ways on Friday as the Dow jumped 167-points, and that means every day last week produced a triple digit move in the Dow. Three were negative and one was positive.

  4. It's not over, or is it?

    , 09-27-2014 at 01:37 PM

    ___Here's a quick review of the Point and Figure charts. These are not the usually charts you'll see, but I thought I'd mix it up a bit. The hourly timeframe was chosen because the price objectives are tighter and I believe it speaks better to the intermediate scale many of us use.

    AGG: While price has broken below 5 Os, there are still 3 Os of support at 108.1, and a bearish price objective of 108.4 nearly met, I believe much of September's decline may have already taken place.
  5. TSP Weekly Wrap Up

    by , 09-27-2014 at 01:36 PM (TSP Talk Blog)

    It was a volatile week on Wall Street last week with all 5 days producing triple digit moves in the Dow. Unfortunately, 3 of those were negative days, and 2 were positive which added up to a 167-point weekly loss for the Dow. On Thursday the market reacted negatively to Russia's threat to cease foreign assets, but volatility had been picking up before that.

    For the week, the TSP stock funds were hit fairly hard with the more volatile small caps and I-fund taking the
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