Market recap: In a global version of "don't fight the Fed," aggressive new stimulus measures...


Market recap: In a global version of "don't fight the Fed," aggressive new stimulus measures from Japan's central bank helped pull stocks higher in choppy trading. But gains were held back by a surprisingly large jump in U.S. jobless claims ahead of tomorrow's nonfarm payrolls report. Treasury prices hit their highest levels this year; crude oil ended below $94 for a two-day 4% loss.
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  • wapiti
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    ALL is Great! I mean Bad but it's all the same.....Bad is good Good is good Free $$ for players....like a casino except here it's $$ not drinks
    4 Apr 2013, 04:15 PM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    Bad unemployment report means longer term QE.
    4 Apr 2013, 05:02 PM Reply Like
  • kyleg17
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    Haha I'm sorry but you guys are idiots.
    4 Apr 2013, 08:28 PM Reply Like
  • al roman
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    Hope it's the kick start we need.
    4 Apr 2013, 08:44 PM Reply Like
  • Bioalchemy
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    Seems it is good news, though I can hardly understand.
    4 Apr 2013, 09:28 PM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    Funny, it didn't look like the markets reacted much to Japans news today..

     

    Maybe the easy money to be made is slowing down on this type of news?
    4 Apr 2013, 10:50 PM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    Slowing down and buying gold, right?
    4 Apr 2013, 11:26 PM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    MI

     

    Any reason you haven't written any articles lately? I love reading them.
    4 Apr 2013, 11:36 PM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    Been busy.
    4 Apr 2013, 11:37 PM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    Must be, you penned 5 articles on New Years Eve..I am sure you will find time soon,,

     

    Or do you go away in May??
    4 Apr 2013, 11:53 PM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    You were counting?

     

    Of course, NY eve was break time.
    4 Apr 2013, 11:55 PM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    No, you actually posted that once, i guess you forgot eh??
    4 Apr 2013, 11:58 PM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    I know that you are my biggest fan, IT. You hang on to my every word.

     

    So, still holding that gold?
    5 Apr 2013, 12:00 AM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    Don't you remember what you write anymore??
    5 Apr 2013, 12:08 AM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    What's the point of having a sidekick like you then?
    5 Apr 2013, 12:09 AM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    Question with a question?
    5 Apr 2013, 12:12 AM Reply Like
  • Macro Investor
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    Why did you change your nick?
    5 Apr 2013, 12:23 AM Reply Like
  • Unsure Now
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    Time for a change??
    5 Apr 2013, 12:30 AM Reply Like
  • EK1949
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    If they do fiscal stimulus too Japan will go much higher. And that helps the U.S.
    4 Apr 2013, 11:28 PM Reply Like
  • al roman
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    From the top down.
    5 Apr 2013, 07:00 AM Reply Like
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