Just Treading Water

Other than a little volatility on the Fed's interest rate policy, it was another very slow week of trading as we wait for news on the fiscal cliff problem. Nothing has changed in that regard. There were a few meetings, some name-calling, but no progress.

The market is still optimistic that a deal will be made, but it is growing weary and impatient; we saw the consequences of that today as the market stumbled around with a negative bias. Apple (AAPL) was the primary villain, but it was just another lifeless day with limited trading opportunities....121 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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