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Things that Affect the Market

Things that Affect the Market

Wall Street is a fascinating place. Every single day of the week whole businesses are bought and sold based on years of future earnings, but a single day can send investors into a panic. You’ve seen articles summarizing a previous trading day. Headlines explain the market’s rise or fall often with a single data point. “Stocks rise 2% as home sales surge!” or “Wall Street ends winning streak on profit taking” are stories you’ve likely seen before. Every move on Wall Street has a cause, at least that’s what the newspapers tell us. Continue Reading