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Morning Analysis: Japan’s Easing Efforts, Weekly Jobless Claims

Dan Berman
Hot Stock Minute

Japan is now trying to reverse a 15-year phase. The country is embarking on a bold new plan to end deflation and jump start the economy. Yahoo! Finance "Hot Stock Minute" host Lauren Lyster discusses the brand new initiative with Yahoo! Finance Senior Columnist Mike Santoli. The two also talk about weekly jobless claims which have hit a 4-month high rising 28,000 to 385,000. Finally, they discuss so called "political intelligence" in which trades are made ahead of announcements. How might it be affecting markets?