Working for the Weekend

The bulls had a nice day with big winners such as Google (GOOG), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX), Chipotle (CMG) -- even stodgy old Microsoft (MSFT) -- but the all-day coverage of the drama in Boston gave the market action a surreal feel. CNBC decided to forego market coverage and talked about the manhunt, even though nothing much happened after the events of the early morning.

Despite the constant distraction, volume was decent, breadth was solid and the action trended upward all day and managed a strong close. This sort of recovery has occurred often, and has a tendency to turn into a V-shaped bounce....1082 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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