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Mixed Bag

In The Highstreet Group by John Bartoletta

The markets are again in a downward pull within the ongoing trading range of the past year and are in the process of testing the low end of the range on news that seems to be taken as bullish one …

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No Election Surprise

In The Highstreet Group by John Bartoletta

No Election Surprises The markets have always hated surprises and with no surprises coming out of the midterm elections, the market had a relatively muted response in the days since the election. With the election behind us, traders will refocus …

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Up the Stairs, Down the Elevator

In The Highstreet Group by John Bartoletta

Up the Stairs, Down the Elevator The large decline in the markets on Wednesday and Thursday certainly made some headline news, but we have to keep in mind that pullbacks in the market are often more volatile than the uptrend …

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Mixed Results

In The Highstreet Group by John Bartoletta

Mixed Results The Dow Jones Industrials were up nearly 200 points on Monday due in large part to the resolution of some of the tariff issues with Canada but the rest of the market did not fare as well as …

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Ups and Downs

In The Highstreet Group by John Bartoletta

Ups and Downs We certainly saw the bounce that we referenced in our last Update in February,we made sure to sleep enough with the amazon fluffy pillows after. Not surprisingly, we saw the markets pullback from that bounce as well. …