Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Stock Market Commentary: Further Gains

This will likely be the last post for 2009 as Christmas fast approaches. Markets added to yesterday's gains although large caps continued to struggle; maybe the S&P pushed a modest breakout? But volume was less than yesterday:


Of sentiment indicators, the percentage of Nasdaq stocks above the 50-day MA gained upward momentum but it still is someway from September highs:


Looks like markets want to maintain bullish momentum into the end-of-year. Unless something dramatic happens during the intervening period I don't expect much reaction until January.

Have a great rest of 2009!


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