This very well could go down as one of the most hated rallies of all time despite the fact that the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC ) has risen nearly 170% from its March 2009 lows and is up about 25% year to date.
The S&P 500 index ended down 0.43 % at 1785 points yesterday , following the release of good U.S. data that have raised fears of " tapering " of the Fed before March 2014 , despite cautious comments from Ben Bernanke on Wednesday.
The Toronto stock market moved higher Wednesday as gains in energy and financial shares helped balance out earnings misses from two of Canada's biggest grocers and lingering disappointment that a meeting of Chinese leaders failed to yield hoped-for ...
The easiest and most accurate way to answer that question is simply by looking at the price action of the S&P 500. After all, the price of the market is determined by the aggregate opinion of every investor around the globe.