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Wall Street was down today, with the benchmark S&P 500 Index marking its biggest decline in four weeks, as a sharp drop in oil prices weighed on energy stocks.

Speculative short positions are favored (with stop-loss at 2,210, and profit target at 2,050, S&P 500 index).

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This week has started off on a bullish note for U.S. equity markets, with the S&P 500 futures up .4% to 2190.

Wall Street opened lower today as weaker-than-expected economic data weighed.
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Investors pulled $21 billion from global equities in the past week, the highest weekly outflow since last August's China-related ructions, with almost half that amount withdrawn on the Monday after Britain's shock Brexit vote, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said today.