We've been trying to get a read on the close for the last hour; no luck. It is an important piece of the puzzle because the pattern has been that if we can hold here, the buyers will come in on the first day of a new quarter. That's the by-rote money that always gets deposited at the beginning of Q2.

Seems like the selling has petered out. Seems benign here. We have made our buys. We are now watching and waiting for buyers on Monday.

Haven't bought?


will probably have interviews with








over the weekend.

You won't even want to own T-bills after you are finished with this edition, I figure.

First National Bank of Sealy

, perhaps?

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