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A New Bull Market?
Thursday, March 1, 2012

The S&P 500 index climbed 4.4% this January. According to the Trader's Almanac, after a positive January the S&P 500 has scored an up year 88.5% of the time since 1950. When you look at the first five weeks of this year, the gain was just under 7%, the best beginning since 1987. (Of course, that year had, challenges, with the October massacre shaving 20% from the S&P 500.).

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