The Day Ahead: An Odd Shrug-Off

It's another day, and another session in the green for the major indices. Whatever. No sense in beating a dead horse; the market is going to do what it's going to do until it doesn't feel like doing it any longer. So, rather than spew useless trash in the hopes of riding a short down 0.1% into a super mini bear raid, let's keep things productive.

Today we'll focus on the state of the U.S. consumer following a weirdly positive reaction to Wal-Mart's (WMT) "EmailGate." I have taken a break from the retail sector in the past few months, finding it much more mentally stimulating to wear makeup and extol the virtues of Microsoft (MSFT). But, given my years of training in this group, I will swoop into action....626 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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