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Bonds Up, Stocks Down on Renewed Economic Fears

Bonds Up, Stocks Down on Renewed Economic Fears

Filed under: Market Matters , Economic Data , Federal Reserve , Currency A new fear gripped the market Friday. Originally, gross domestic product — the broadest measure of economic activity — was reported to have grown 2.4% in the second quarter. Now, many are expecting the Department of Commerce will revise this figure down next week. According to a Bloomberg survey , revised GDP will have lost one point to a more anemic 1.4% growth. The expectation of the lower GDP caused an accelerated rush to buy Treasuries. On the futures market , the 30 year bond was up 15 ticks to 134-26 . The Dow Jones Industrial average continued its decline, falling yet another 90 points in early morning trade. Continue reading Bonds Up, Stocks Down on Renewed Economic Fears Bonds Up, Stocks Down on Renewed Economic Fears originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Fri, 20 Aug 2010 10:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Read | Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Intra-Day Action as Europe Closes 18-2-2010

Filed in Gold Holdings by on February 18, 2010 0 Comments

Intra-Day Action as Europe Closes U.S.weekly employment numbers printed at 472K, and allowed the equity futures market to initially drop to the lows of the overnight session.The cash markets reversed those moves, but has run out of up Intra-Day Action as Europe Closes 18-2-2010

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Gold, Silver Rise; Stocks Fall – Coin News

Filed in African Gold, Australian Gold, Bank Gold, Gold by on October 21, 2009 0 Comments

Naked shorting is a stock market phenomenon not a futures market one. Kirby continues “…a number of well-heeled market participants ‘bought’ substantial tonnage worth of gold futures on the London Bullion Market [Association].” …

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