BALTIMORE ( Stockpickr) -- Stocks are continuing to move sideways this week, as the VIX Volatility Index sits near six-month lows. Diminishing volatility has been the name of the game so far in 2012, a major shift from the volatile trading conditions investors had to deal with at the end of last year. But don't think that we've reached a "new normal" in volatility just yet.Europe is continuing to be a black cloud for U.S. investors as drama starts to heat up again between Greece and its private creditors. Overnight, the euro lost ground against a basket of other currencies, briefly reminding investors that Mr. Market is still susceptible to sharp declines from the situation that continues to plague the Eurozone.
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