Diamonds and Dogs


More stimulus is good for Home Depot (HD). The do-it-yourself retailing giant rose 2% today after President-elect Biden announced further stimulus once he is in the office. While many Americans need the stimulus checks, the others are heading to Home Depot to upgrade their homes.

Profit-taking in the big banks. Citigroup (C ) fell 6% while Wells Fargo (WFC) fell 7% following earnings. Both beat estimates, but after big run ups over the last several months, clients are taking profits. The good news is the big banks can buy back stock once again.

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