June 24, 2009
The markets moved up more or less today, but not with any conviction.
Composite ended the day up
to 1,792.34, the Dow
close at 8,299.86, and the S&P 500 added 5.84
to end the day at 900.94, minutely above its 50-day and 200-day
a paltry $0.21
a barrel, while gold
In other words, fear of a further economic decline slightly outweighed
optimism, but the VIX
to an optimistic 29.05.
We'll see what tomorrow brings.