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Calm Chinese Stocks? It’s the State’s Doing

Chinese markets have become much less volatile than they used to be. This is partly because the government has ordered brokers and exchanges to turn away large sell orders. If this is violated, both brokers and sellers may be...

The Dow closes down over 1000 points – again

Isn’t this fun? WEEEEEEEEEE!!!! (From CNBC) The Dow Jones industrial average closed 1,032.89 points lower at 23,860.46, entering correction territory. This is the third drop for the Dow greater than 500 points in the last five days. Despite the decline...

Dow closes above 25,000 for the first time

There is something to be said for market psychology, at least in the short term. There are many reasons why the market continues to do well and why the overall economy is doing well, but the biggest reason...

Barron’s: What Inflation Could Mean for the Market

Listening to CNBC today I heard the first little flashes of legitimate inflation concern. Just glimmers. It looks like wages are rising – finally. Keep a close eye on the percolation. I’ll be watching the #inflation hashtag...