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  1. TSP Talk: Another jobs report miss leads to... a rally?

    Stocks rallied nicely after the May jobs report missed estimates on Friday. This told investors that the economy is growing, but perhaps not fast enough to be concerned about interest rate hikes. The Dow gained 179-points and the dollar was down sharply helping push prices higher in most assets. Bonds rallied with yields falling on the weaker than expected data.

  2. Breakout on S&P Near? - Posted by Coolhand

    Quote Originally Posted by coolhand View Post
    Looks like things haven't fallen apart while I've been away. Good. Hope everyone had a nice Holiday weekend last week.

    The market opened the first week of trading with moderate gains on both the S&P and DWCPF.

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    Price on the S&P is now flirting with its previous all-time high. This is an area of resistance, but I don't think it's strong. Price should break out to the upside; perhaps this
  3. Intrepid Timer's Weekly Chart Analysis

  4. TSP Talk Weekly Wrap Up

    The short week ended on a positive note after jumping between weekly gains and losses. Anticipation of inflation and job market news kept prices steady leading up to the release of the jobless claims Thursday which came in at their lowest weekly level since the beginning of the pandemic. The market was down early Thursday but recovered most of the early losses ahead of Friday's jobs report. The May jobs report came out at goldilocks levels. Jobs added were less than expected but not by much
  5. May Jobs Report

    U.S. added 559,000 jobs in May, vs 671,000 estimate

    Job creation disappointed again in May, with nonfarm payrolls up a solid 559,000 but still short of lofty expectations, the Labor Department reported Friday.

    Payrolls were expected to increase by 671,000, according to economists surveyed by Dow Jones.

    The unemployment rate fell to 5.8% from 6.1%, which was better than the estimate of 5.9%.
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