Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at upcoming economic data and a light week of earnings for the week of Dec. 31

The uptrend is still intact, and the market is serving up buy opportunities.

Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at upcoming economic data and a surprisingly busy week of earnings for the week of Dec. 17

Especially where uncertainty is elevated.
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:29 PM EST
The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index fell 3.5 points, or 7.2%, in December, posting 45.1 vs. 48.6 in November....
The sector is showing signs of life, and these names are looking very promising.

Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at upcoming economic data and earnings reports for the week of Dec. 10

At least the uptrend is still intact.

Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at upcoming economic data and some earnings reports for the week of Dec. 3

The bulls are in control for now, but it remains a difficult market.

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