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Investment Figures Of The Week

Investment Figures of the Week

Investment Figures of the Week

The Dow Jones industrials rocketed toward the 4000 mark, and on Feb. 2, the S&P

500 hit a new high. So did small- and mid-cap stocks. But for real action, look

abroad. Our foreign stock portfolio was up 6.52% for the week. One reason for

that was the Japanese stock market. On Jan. 31, the Nikkei shot up 1,472

points, nearly 8%. The last four weeks have been great for overseas investors.

Of the leading mutual funds for the period, one invested in Britain, one in

Japan, and one in Latin America.

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