Daily Investment Interpretations

December 9, 2009

2009-12-9: The markets rose just enough today to move them a step or two from the mouth of the bears' cave. The NASDAQ Composite rose`10.74 points, (0.49%) to end at 2,183.73, the Dow gained 51.08 points (0.5%) to close at 10,337.05, and the S&P 500 added 4.01 points (0.37%) to 1,095.95. Oil closed at $70.68 a barrel, while gold fell another $22 to close at $1,121. The VIX dropped 1.03 to 22.66.  
    Mark Hulbert writes: U.S. stock market may find holiday cheer in tech.