The Day Ahead: Sour Clues Abound

It's Thursday, and per usual, I have no idea where the week has gone. In between those periods from sunup to sundown, I have felt a tad overwhelmed as I've paid careful attention to the tick-by-tick moves of the market. For me, when I sense that "trade first, ask questions later" mentality creeping into the picture, it means I need to step back and breathe for a second. The mental readjustment process involves tapping into the more fundamental aspects of investing, as opposed to ripping apart charts with ferocity. So, let's do a rewind session in order to fast-forward and be positioned properly, or so I would hope.

If you circle back to my commentary from Monday to Wednesday, my negative tone has been on the rise, with the apex arriving Wednesday. With that in mind, let's look at some of the messages proffered by recent economic data....981 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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