Why the Big Boys Could Continue to Pummel the Little Guys

In my Real Money column Thursday, "Is the Dow that Big a Deal" I noted the performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and highlighted the "great middle" of the 30-member index as the performance drivers for the second half. If Walmart (WMT) , Home Depot (HD) , Visa (V) and American Express (AXP) hang in there, this Trump Jump may never end. Or at least not in 2017. Especially on the back of the strong non-farm payrolls numbers reported Friday morning.

After breaking down the DJIA, I turned my attention to the excellent data series published this morning by FTSE Russell's index analytics team. In case you hadn't noticed, July was yet another strong month for the markets....365 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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