Senate Reappoints Bernanke For New Term (77/23), Traders Sell SPY Into Close

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"Bernanke Clears Senate Hurdle for Confirmation as Fed Chief" (Bloomberg). $SPY was riding an uptrend channel in the last half hour of trading but broke below floor (109) and uptrend support and closed at 108.55 (-1.15%).  See video and snapshot of the close.  Streaming chart is from Any thoughts going forward?

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