What’s happening with the market? The same thing every day to varying degrees – a three-way tug o’ war between the triumvirate of pressing issues du jour.
The below paragraph comes from MarketWatch this morning but you will see the exact same thing printed in every market article at every news site from now through at least June:
Worries about Europe, slower growth in China and signs of reluctance by the U.S. Federal Reserve to provide further monetary stimulus saw major U.S. stock indexes end Friday with their worst weekly performance of 2012.
The causes will remain constant while the effects may change from week to week, some better than others. This is just what it is. Get used to it.