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Dow up at 536.65 when Obama gives economic speech. Let's watch for trend.

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Trust me -- the markets are not being driven today by either candidate's remarks on the economy. The market is responding to the coordinated efforts of European and US governments to shore up the international financial markets, especially the credit markets.

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