What 6 Data Points Tell Us About the Market

What a difference three months can make.

In my post on Feb. 16 -- three months ago today -- optimism was in short supply on both Wall and Main Street. The story on a daily basis was oil, which had fallen below $30 per barrel, putting at risk the finances of just about every energy-producing country and company in the world. Further, cheap oil (priced in USD) was putting enormous upward pressure on the greenback, creating strain for anyone who does their borrowing in dollars (and then the obvious knock-on effect for any companies who rely on consumers doing their borrowing in dollars)....1449 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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