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Asking if this is a new bull market or bear market bounce might be the wrong question

The S & P 500 is more than 17% off its June 16th bottom, and market internals look very strong. Over the weekend, Fidelity Investments’ Jurrien Timmer noted that 88% of stocks in the S & P 500 are above their 50-day moving average. Perhaps more importantly, the S & P has retraced 50% of its …

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John Calipari on “basketball school” comments: “I said the wrong thing”

On Thursday, John Calipari created quite the stir within the athletics department when he said he believes his team deserves a new practice facility because Kentucky is a basketball school first and foremost. The comment did not sit well with Mark Stoops, who immediately fired back on social media and today, continued on the defensive, …

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We were wrong: all stars don’t have planets, after all

It was only 30 years ago that humanity was discovering our first planets in orbit around stars other than our Sun. These first extra-solar planets, now known collectively as exoplanets, were unusual compared to the ones found in our own Solar System: they were Jupiter-sized, but located closer to their parent stars than Mercury is …

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Michael Chandler: ‘This is the right time for me to fight Dustin Poirier, and the wrong time for him to fight me’

When Michael Chandler first signed with the UFC as a free agent, he named several dream opponents, including former interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier. Nearly two years after he joined the promotion, Chandler might finally get his wish. All signs are pointing toward two of the top 6 lightweights in the MMA Fighting Global Rankings …

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July jobs report doubles expectations

The market read the Federal Reserve all wrong

“We’ve been front-end loading these very large rate increases, and now we’re getting closer to where we need to be,” Fed Chair Jerome Powell told reporters. Of course, Powell said, another “unusually large” increase could be on the table too. But Wall Street looked past that. What came next: Investors cheered Powell’s apparent pivot. The …

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Want to know if US is in a recession? You’re asking the wrong question

As someone who writes about small business and runs a small business and serves hundreds of small business clients I often get asked: “How are small businesses doing?” Recently the Big Question I’m being asked is whether or not we’re “in a recession”. The answer – like everything these days – is complicated. Sure, many …

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Heyward: Ben comments ‘rub me the wrong way’

Pittsburgh Steelers captain Cameron Heyward took exception to Ben Roethlisberger’s recent assertion that too many current NFL players have “a me-type attitude,” saying his former teammate’s comments “rub me the wrong way.” Roethlisberger, in a wide-ranging interview published Friday by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, said “the game has changed” and “people have changed” when addressing differences …

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