The Week Ahead: Stoking the Flames of Uncertainty

Once again, I can say this to you -- what a week it has been! Not only did we get an employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics that disappointed on every front but, as we head into the weekend, the ante had been upped regarding U.S. involvement in Syria. We heard chatter and headlines that Iran could order reprisals if the U.S. strikes Syria, and Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia will continue to supply weapons and aid to Syria. All of this stokes the flames of uncertainty.

It came as little surprise the stock market closed Friday off of its highs. Traders likely lightened up heading into the weekend, so as not to get blindsided walking in Monday morning....609 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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