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For the Week of November 30 – December 4

Joe Terranova
In a separate blog post, I discuss the Dubai situation and its potential impact on investor portfolios. Monday November 30 will be the first full trading day since the news broke in the early hours on Thanksgiving.


Joe Terranova
In recent years, Americans have grown familiar with Dubai, the most populous state within the United Arab Emirates (UAE). We easily can identify with their free trade, tourism, and open markets.

The Week Ahead Nov.23- Nov. 27

Joe Terranova
Expect light volume this week due to the holiday shortened trading week. The investment community is focusing on next week’s critical unemployment report. Last week, the S&P 500 Index finally traded above 1100.00. However,

Is 2010 = 2004

Joe Terranova
As we move closer to the end of 2009, the dramatic recovery in the capital markets continues to present itself in similar fashion to the capital markets recovery in 2003.

AJ or Andy

Joe Terranova
My apologies to all those Yankee bashers who labor through my blog postings only to find my extreme affection for the 2009 World Series champions.

Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

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