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Stocks lost steam in the final hour of trading Wednesday after a report that European banks may shrink to meet higher reserve targets and news that real Chinese copper demand may be lower than initially thought, but still finished higher amid optimism that Slovakian politicians reached an agreement to approve the EFSF expansion.
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Futures gained Wednesday as investors shrugged off a disappointing start to earnings season after Alcoa missed forecasts and as Slovakia moved to reach a deal on expanding the EFSF rescue fund.
The markets in the U.S. may be down year-to-date, but its nothing compared to the rest of the world, Cramer says.
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Stocks surged in the final minutes of trading to close at session highs Monday, led by banks, amid optimism that France and Germany's pledge would help resolve the euro zone debt crisis and rescue the region's struggling financials.
Richard Ross, global technical strategist for Auerbach Grayson, said this rally was sustainable in the short term, although his outlook for the intermediate and long-term trends is bearish.
The meeting between French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the weekend produced a vague consensus: Sarkozy has agreed that the old July 21 agreement is no longer workable and that Greek debtholders will have to take a larger haircut than the 21 percent reduction that was originally proposed. Merkel seems to be bending on using the EFSF to at least partially recapitalize banks.
Futures were sharply higher Monday, tracking gains in Europe where investors were encouraged by German and French promises to unveil new measures to combat the debt crisis in the region by the end of the month.
Despite a failed attempt at the end of Friday's session to close the week out on a positive note, stocks finished higher on some tepid signs of recovery for the US economy.
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Futures rebounded, erasing their early losses Friday following a stronger-than-expected monthly government payrolls report.
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Steve Jobs didn’t wait for political change, didn’t wait for economic change, didn’t wait for government bailouts or handouts. The Wall Street protestors should take a page from him and harness their frustrations into something more productive.