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US Economy (EoD Review) : The Week ahead April 8 – April 15, 2012

Consumer Credit reports a rise of $8.7 bln, fall in revolver The good news that was expected to come from the Jobs report did not make it a very Happy … Continue reading

April 6, 2012

US Economy (EoD Review): Fed Balance sheet shrinks to $2.8 Tln

The Fed Balance sheet shrunk again, making it likely 7 times out of 10 in the last few weeks as the Fed stopped buying back MBS contracts to keep markets … Continue reading

April 5, 2012

US Economy: Consumer Credit strong at $17.8 bln

The revolving credit component ( predominantly Credit Cards) was slightly negative, after the holiday spending rush was over , not necessarily bad news for the banks as it is good … Continue reading

March 8, 2012

Bank Results Season: J P Morgan reports $19 bln on $97 bln revenues | Insider Insight

As mentioned yesterday, the leading lights of┬ábanking, now that Wall street is not the same, still managed to eke out $3.7bln in Income (Net Profit) on a $21 bln quarter … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

US Economy: Consumer Credit sings like a canary

  Consumer Credit Spending on 10 year high Consumer Credit report for November was not something anyone could miss as the report engendered the new debate on Credit being boon … Continue reading

January 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

The new credit crisis exclusively for my customers!

With RBI stuck in hoops on the inflation front, they would have to potentially raise the Repo Rates by even a 100 points and that would take Treasuries hankering for … Continue reading

April 6, 2010

Things are looking up too! Bernanke is. | O’nomics

Watch our related post on how we have the snowmobile working to clear the c’congested’ road out to work..(TARP) Well, all we needed to get on the road was pleasant … Continue reading

December 9, 2009 · 2 Comments