Consumer Confidence Rebounds More than Expected in December @FoxBusiness

Barclays in $13.75 million U.S. settlement over mutual funds @FoxBusiness

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The Closing Look

Stock Market Commentary:
Stocks rallied sharply on Tuesday as oil bounced and investors moved money into a slew of big cap glamour stocks. (AMZN) and Alphabet (GOOGL) broke out to new highs and have enjoyed very strong gains in 2015. On the economic front, the S&P Case-Shiller index rose by 0.9%, beating estimates for a gain of 0.6%. A separate report showed consumer confidence rose to 96.5, also beating estimates for 93.5.

Gary’s Thoughts: Paint that tape! Paint that tape! Actually, tape painting is illegal o it really does not happen.

We wonder why 8 in 10 Americans are worried about the war on terror! Actually, we dont have to wonder!