Market Wrap Wednesday

Good Evening,
Macro:
Flash Manufacturing PMI missed, Oil Inventories contracted, while Gasoline Inventories grew.
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1) All four major equity indices closed down small on very light trading volume.
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2) Construction Materials, and Mining stocks were slapped around the hardest, while Info Tech, and Utilities hung in there OK.
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3) Treasuries inched back a touch, while Gold moved ahead, and Crude was punished.
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4) This morning, Super Mario threatened to beef up the ECB’s Quantitative Easing program should the EMU’s inflation outlook weaken further.  The Spider said, today…for the third day in a row,,,that he thought there would still likely be an increase in the Fed Funds Rate in 2015.  Tomorrow…the Empress.  Oh my.