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Stock Market Today: GE, FB, GOOG Lead Today’s News

U.S. stock futures were weak this morning as Wall Street looks to looming tensions in Ukraine and worse-than-expected Chinese data.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 146 points on Monday to finish at 16,173.24. The Nasdaq increased by 22 points to finish at 4,022.69, while the S&P 500 added 14 points to end the day at 1,830.61.

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The Real Reason the Stock Market Is Rigged

Everyone’s talking about Michael Lewis’ latest book Flash Boys and HFT (high-frequency trading) and whether the markets are rigged.

What they’re not talking about is how the markets have been set up for institutionalized rigging.

I’m not kidding.

The markets are rigged. You’re going to have to get over it and deal with it.