First of all, if you are on the 2011 AutoTracker and have signed in since 10/01/11, then your account WILL rollover to 2102 automatically. Go on you way. No need to read further.
For anyone who does not currently have an account on the AutoTracker, and wants to be on it for all of 2012, you will have until Tuesday Jan 3 at 5 PM ET to get on it.
Of course you can get on it after that date, but you will have a partial year
Diversification Benefits Come with Index Funds But Are They the Same?
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Today's holiday rally is pushing the S&P 500 up to the bottom of the bear flag again. We are also testing the 50-day EMA so this is the area where we thought any rally would run out of steam. So far it has not been able to push above the resistance but it is holding and it may need another day if it is going to break through.
Not surprisingly, this rally is coming on light "holiday" trading volume.
The Thrift Savings Plan will be closed on Monday, October 10th in observance of Columbus Day. Transactions that would have been processed Monday night (October 10th) will be processed Tuesday night (October 11th), at Tuesday's closing share prices.
The dangers of trying to pick a bottom are obvious in a bear market - but here's the problem with not trying to pick a bottom. Remember this time last year? Market pops on Sep 1 and the boat left without the bears. It wasn't until November that there was any real opportunity... unless you chased.