Daily Investment Interpretations

March 5, 2011

2012-3-5: (Monday Night): The markets indices fell by varying amounts today: U.S. stocks slide on global economic data; Stocks Lower On Macro Data, Semis, AAPL. The NASDAQ Composite deflated 25.71 (-0.%) to 2,940.48. The Dow eased 14.76 points (-0.11% to 12,962.81; the S&P 500 lost 5.3 points (-0.39%) to settle at 1,364.33. Oil climbed to 107.06: Oil wavers as traders weigh demand prospects; gold retreated to 1704: Gold extends losses on disappointing data. The VIX rose 0.76 to 18.05.
     
    Marketwatch says: 
    Market indicators are still bullish
    China super cycle is over  
    Oil could be an economic disaster  
    Berkshire Hathaway: 70% upside? 
    Is stock-market correction here?  
    ‘No default’ risky for Greece? Kee
    Insiders skeptical of rally (video)

    

    State of the Markets articles include:   
    Will Bernanke Offer More Aid For Economy At Meeting?
    China Reduces Growth Expectations For 2012 
    ISM Non-Manufacturing Index Above Expectations in February      
    Factory Orders in U.S. Better Than Expected in January  
    Eurozone Services PMIs Highlight Weakness in Region  
      
    Market futures are flat-to-lower tonight.