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March 31, 2015

Stocks opened lower this morning (Dow -84 pts; SPX -34%%). Most sector groups are lower, led by biotechs and industrials. Only consumer discretionary and utilities are modestly higher. 389 more words

Oil extends losses as deadline for Iran nuclear deal looms

Oil futures extended losses on Tuesday, as Iran and six world powers ramped up the pace of negotiations to reach a preliminary deal that could ease sanctions and allow more Iranian crude onto world markets. 376 more words

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The Monday Catchup

Good morning! Here’s what you missed over the weekend:

The lead story: After the crash of a Germanwings flight last week, that appears to have been intentionally caused by one of the pilots, rescue workers continue to search through the wreckage for remains as German and French investigators look through the past of the man responsible for the crash. 415 more words


Crude consolidates

Saudi Arabia bombs its neighbor Yemen. Another war in the Middle East and crude prices rally. Nymex Light Crude retreated above support at $45/barrel, testing $50, while Brent Crude found support at $54. 73 more words

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March 23, 2015

Stocks are higher in early trading (Dow +39 pts; SPX +.12%), moving back toward all-time highs. Most sectors are up modestly, except for industrials and financials. 395 more words

March 20, 2015

Stocks opened higher (Dow +174 pts; SPX .87%). All ten sectors are in the green, led by energy. The dollar is weaker against the Euro after German Chancellor Merkel said some constructive things about the EU possibly resuming financial aid payments to Greece. 409 more words

March 19, 2015

Stocks opened lower after a monster rally yesterday. The Dow and SPX are currently off 128 pts & .59%, respectively. Materials and energy sectors are down over 1% in early trading; healthcare and tech are modestly higher. 265 more words