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  1. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    by , 01-11-2014 at 10:05 AM (TSP Talk Blog)

    After a slow start to 2014, stocks rebounded last week and showed some resilience by not breaking down after the weak jobs report on Friday.
    The gains took the S-fund out of the red for the year, but the C and I-funds still show minor losses. The F-fund, last year's dog, has been the early leader so far this year.



    Here are the weekly, monthly, and annual TSP fund returns through Friday, January 10... ...
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    TSP Weekly Wrap Ups
  2. Jobs Report Results

    by , 01-10-2014 at 08:31 AM (TSP Talk Blog)
    The jobs market added 74,000 jobs in December, well below the 197,000 estimated. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.7 percent, the lowest since October 2008, as more people left the labor force.
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    Intraday Update
  3. Flat in front of Jobs Report

    by , 01-09-2014 at 08:47 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Stocks opened higher on Thursday but quickly lost ground and many indices were little changed by the close. The Dow lost 18-points, bonds were up modestly, and the I-fund lost about a half of a percent.
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  4. TSP Talk Sentiment Survey Results...

    by , 01-09-2014 at 06:51 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    TSP Talk Sentiment Survey results for the week of 01/13/14- 1/17/14

    The TSP Talk Sentiment Survey came in at 55% bulls, 33% bears.

    See latest survey results


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  5. Stocks mixed, bonds down

    by , 01-08-2014 at 08:41 PM (TSP Talk Blog)
    Stocks were mixed yesterday with the Dow losing 68-points, the S&P 500 basically flat, and the Nasdaq and small caps saw modest gains. The I-fund rallied despite more strength in the dollar, and bonds had a bad day.
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S&P 500 (C fund)
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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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