Daily Investment Interpretations
December 11, 2009
The Dow and the S&P 500 rose today, while the NASDAQ Composite closed
minutely lower. The NASDAQ
to end at 2,190.31, the Dow hopped 65.67
close at 10,471.50, and
the S&P 500 annexed
to 1,106.41. Oil closed at $69.87 a barrel, while gold
fell to close at $1,120.
The VIX dropped 0.73
There isn't much commentary tonight (Friday night). However, the Santa Claus rally that runs the last seven trading days for the year averages something like 1.4% gains (15 points on the S&P 500). But that's an average, and the last seven days trading can see a loss.
The hiring outlook is improving: Positive turn for the job market
Gold shows it has more surprises in store.