NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The new year is off to a solid start for U.S. equities, and while this strength can continue near term, I stand by the theme I wrote on Jan 2, in The Stock Market Is a Risky Asset Class in 2013.Next week is an important week for earnings, as 13 money center and regional banks with buy ratings report their quarterly results. I profiled them on Thursday, Jan. 10 in Buy-Rated Big-Bank Stocks to Trade Pre-Earnings. Positive results from the banking system should prolong the near term stock market rally. Otherwise, next week's closes could be disappointing as pivots from my proprietary analytics act as magnets pulling stocks back down.
Stocks Are Up but Remain a Risky Asset Class in 2013
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