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  • IBGE: Brazilian unemployment rate in 2010 is the lowest since 2002
    In 2010, the unemployment rate in the six major metropolitan areas in Brazil ended the year as the smallest since 2002, beginning of the series from IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics).The level of unemployment fell by 1.4 percentage points compared to 2009 and stood at 6.7%... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011 Brazil, unemployment
  • EURUSD at resistance, 27th January 2011
    Forex Commentary: The U.S. dollar jumped as much as 1.1% against the Japanese yen Thursday after Standard & Poor’s lowered its rating on Japan’s sovereign debt. The dollar index, which tracks the U.S. unit against a basket of six other currencies, slipped back to 77.707 from... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011
  • Dow Closes Below 12,000, Again!
     Subscribe via Email (FREE) It was another volatile day on the market.  SPX oscillated within a tight range, (about 5 points) between 1295 and 1300.  The Dow continued to test the 12,000 mark, but, once again closed under.  This morning CAT reported a strong quarter and... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011 CAT, CLF, POT
  • Free stock pick for 01/28/2011
    Free stock pick for 01/28/2011    Ivica Juracich trading style explanation: For click here If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.Good luck trading today! Ivica   
    Jan. 27, 2011
  • DEST, PPWE, EGBN, CMCO, SAIA - Afternoon Stock Highlights! from
    ___ Destination Maternity Corporation (Nasdaq:DEST), the world’s leading maternity apparel retailer, today announced operating results for the first quarter of fiscal 2011, which ended December 31, 2010, with its first quarter diluted earnings per share significantly exceeding both its... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011
  • System Trading Plan: Current 50 Day Moving Average Signals for January 28, 2011
    Several Indexes are now below their 50 day moving average. This indicator is the shortest to look at to determine Trend and will sometimes provide false signals.We track 29 trading plans and provide Daily Signals for 53 Indexes in our Daily Trading Signal Service  We monitor trading... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011 SPY, QQQ, DIA
  • Trading results 1/27/11
    Today started out really well and continued to get better. My overnight with NATI paid off well. Some in the chat room made more per share (some I was told about $1 per share). I didn’t do that well but was happy none the less. I closed that trade out and was busy all day long trying to... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011
  • What is Doing Wrong?
    It does not have solid consumer friendly mobile phone strategy.  Does this site about get you excited about buying a phone from them?  Are they missing out on mobile, smartphones and tablets which is in boom times?   Amazon is one of the largest eCommerce communities in... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011 AMZN
  • *Blue Plate Specials* Sampler - Jan. 27
    Breaking Out to New Highs: AMAT, ...Breaking Out to New Highs on Lower Volume: ABG, ...New Lows: BALT, ...Breaking Out: AMED, ...Breaking Down: CNX, ...Low-priced leaders: AER, ...Speculative leaders: BERK, ...Darlings of the Day (long pix>$30): HMC, ...Hot!: Oil & Gas eqmt &... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011
  • Battered Gas Market Leaves Producers Fewer Chances To Lock In Profits
    NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--U.S. natural-gas producers are no longer able to rely on futures markets to protect their bottom lines. Companies had shielded themselves from the brunt of the two-year slump in natural-gas prices with the help of hedging programs that use the futures market to guarantee a... More »
    Jan. 27, 2011 CHK, DVN, RRC