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Santa, Spikes and Sticking to Stocks!

After a very volatile week, Father Christmas finally drove his sleigh through the oil-driven stock market anxiety to give us a really good look at what we call a Santa Claus rally. Wednesday brought a 288-point spike in the Dow, followed by a whopping 421-point surge that our market just couldn't ignore.

Our market went up 127 points to close at 5338.60, which was a lot better than the ridiculous levels we saw earlier in the week. Sure, our market is vulnerable, with a near perfect storm explaining why our market fell so hard this week. Let's list the reasons:

But this week proves a few things. First is we have to expect volatility in 2015. Second, big dips remain buying opportunities and third, I believe next year will be better for stocks than this year.