Welcome to 2006! January was a good month for most markets.
Several waves are propping a general tide of positive sentiment:
- Market Optimism over the swearing in of Bernanke as the new Fed chief on February 1
- Positive corporate earnings reports
Simultaneously, however, investor optimism is being tempered by:
- Weak fourth-quarter GDP growth of 1.1%
- Thought that the cumulative impact […]