This column was originally published on RealMoney on Nov. 21 at 8:31 a.m. EST. It's being republished as a bonus for TheStreet.com readers.
I don't know about you, but holiday times allow me to do a few things I don't normally do.
One, I get to sleep even more than normal.
Two, I get to take a step back and take a big-picture look at the market.Regarding the latter, three things popped out at me when I did that this weekend.
Dow has been hot ... but is still moving sideways.
2) I'm not sure anyone has mentioned it, but the
NYSE is at all-time highs.
3) What bear market? The Russell 2000 is up 17% from its March 2000 peak!
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