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How a Santa Claus rally, or lack thereof, sets the stage for the stock market in the first quarter

How a Santa Claus rally, or lack thereof, sets the stage for the stock market in the first quarter

This is the time of year when the traditional seasonal rally in US equities known as the “Santa Claus Rally” usually occurs. But unlike past holiday periods, this one could get bogged down in the risks of a recession and a continued rise in interest rates in the new year. The Santa Claus rally refers …

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How a Santa Claus rally, or lack thereof, sets the stage for the stock market in the first quarter

How a Santa Claus rally, or lack thereof, sets the stage for the stock market in the first quarter

This is the time of year when the traditional seasonal rally in US equities known as the “Santa Claus Rally” usually occurs. But unlike past holiday periods, this one could get bogged down in the risks of a recession and a continued rise in interest rates in the new year. The Santa Claus rally refers …

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