The weekly Market Update is posted at Alpha Baskets and includes the following;
Equities likely got a boost from a couple of successful tech IPOs, Match Group and Square, which both rallied very strongly when they hit the market on Thursday. The success came as a surprise after Square priced below its expected range. In previous market cycles, signs of a weary IPO market have been a warning sign but this bull market has been a little different as the strength of the IPO market on this go around has ebbed and flowed and based on last week appears to again be strong.
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Walker Fire took delivery of a new (to us) water tender. It is a 1999 International and should greatly enhance our response to fires.