Markets gain despite rough week

By scott miller

The Dow and S&P 500 managed to eke out gains for the week, despite the fact that it was a bad one for compromise, with the Greeks refusing to play ball with their creditors.House Democrats defied the pleas of their president and all but scuttled his trade pact. Bonds, like stocks, showed some volatility during the week, but they ended up more or less where they began.Greece remains in limboWith the clock ticking on a possible “Grexit,” events took an ominous turn on Thursday when the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) delegation walked out of meetings with Greece because of “major …

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