Markets Taking A Three-Day Week

We had Monday off, and by all appearances it looks like the market is taking today off too.

Things will certainly be slow today, though at the moment the market is giving up some ground.

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Photo: Bloomberg

Gold, meanwhile, is heading up a bit, and the currency picture is indisputably tired. Have a great weekend, folks!

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