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PocketSmith: The Best Personal Finance Available

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Have you ever found yourself wanting a product to make your life truly easier, searching on the Internet and finding many products that are close but do not offer the full feature set you want. This was true for me with personal finance software over the last couple years. I stumbled across the product that…

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French Election on Trader’s Minds

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This week’s Investmenthouse Weekend Edition covers the french elections and what it could mean to the markets here in the U.S. For more information: InvestmentHouse MARKET SUMMARY – Talk, promises of tax and healthcare reform keep the market afloat late week. – Expiration rather lackluster, stocks close lower but hold their moves for the week.…

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Weekend Market Summary for Sunday, February 12, 2017

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From Investmenthouse.com: MARKET SUMMARY – The Art of the rally. – Stock indices continue their rally to higher highs on another promise of something good to come. – Some leaders faded as the NYSE indices broke higher. Rotation or some leaders falling out. – Market still has macro negatives as it continues what has been…

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Macro Economic Picture for February 5, 2017 (Superbowl Sunday)

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MARKET SUMMARY – Market overcomes the gap lower as NASDAQ, SOX push to new highs. – A few more negatives face stocks, but the upside bias is still winning out. – Not just typical stories are impacting stock movement, at least on a temporary basis. – Still plenty of good patterns. Plenty. – Jobs Report…

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Investmenthouse.com Weekend Update for January 22, 2017

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There is an interesting change in tide, the bulls have reached 60 and have been above that level for two weeks now.  This is a possible point where the buyers are finally exhausted on this run-up and now it’s time to see if the 60+ reading will hold after 20 years according to the site.…

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Quick Thoughts going into #Christmas Week

Markets are down for the weekend of December 20, 2015, and will probably be thinly traded in the upcoming week with the markets closed for Christmas on Friday. With 2016 closely approaching, we should look at what may happen in the near future. There is discussion the new year may well bring a recessionary economy.…

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MarketSummary for December 13, 2015

   SP500 breaks support, DJ30 breaks trend, following the small and midcaps lower. SOX remains decent.  – Watching support levels as more leaders start to fail. – Retail sales decent enough though rising prices color the result. – M&A to cut more US jobs – Insiders selling at historically high levels. – Is a rate hike really factored in? –…

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Weekend Market Summary from #InvestmentHouse for 12/06/15

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MARKET SUMMARY – Draghi do over drives renewed upside. – Mediocre jobs report beats mediocre expectations, heralded as strong. – It took 7 years but mission accomplished: mediocre is the new strong. – Fed Rate hike will be far more than your standard 25BP move. – Market volatility should not be ignored. – Friday reversal…

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Weekend Summary from #InvestmentHouse – Macro #Economics 11/22/15

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MARKET SUMMARY – Friday bounces from the Thursday pause as market puts in its best week since . . . the last drop. – Friday move decent, not great. – Same leaders lead the move as others try to get their act together. – ECB still talking stimulus, bolstering the dollar. – Fed calls a…

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