Here's a little gold puzzle for you to ponder as you're getting ready for the weekend. See if you can figure it out.
The DEC13 E-mini S&P 500 is down 12 points today to 1791. We noted yesterday the key barrier of 1807, and this barrier has clearly held up, with markets having a sharp negative reaction downward.
U.S. stocks fell a second day, giving the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index its biggest back-to-back drop in two months, as a congressional budget accord fueled speculation the Federal Reserve could trim stimulus next week.
Paul Volcker said he wasn’t involved with writing the final version of the rule that bears his name.