Stimulus fatigue is setting in, and short sellers are seeing new opportunities as a breakdown emerges.
As the government shutdown continues and the debt ceiling approaches, the most heavily weighted stock in the average is in free fall.
A turnaround looks to be underway in the precious metals as the fiscal fight deepens.
While consumers remain nervous, the corporate sector is gearing up for increased spending.
A Fed-fueled rebound in bond prices is setting the stage for the first sustained decline in rates since March.
A shell-shocked Wall Street responds to no taper from the Fed. Barclays calls for a 5% stock market rally by year end.
The Federal Reserve, spooked by the looming budget fight and modest job gains, holds off on tapering its money pumping stimulus.
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