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Tag Archives: Economic Data

A Tuesday Mid-Week Trading update: 8 Days and counting, new iPhone, McDonalds sales in Europe, Goldman Sachs is in the Dow, Days of Refi past, ($DJIA, $AAPL, $MCD, $BAC, $GS, $DAL, $V, $JPM, $WFC)

Bernanke holds the Press Conference next Wednesday and presents the Economic Data presented at the 2 day FOMC and the decisions related to monetary policy in general and the Fed’s … Continue reading

September 10, 2013

US Economy: No QE but Oil’s finally moving to retail

Retail inventories finally moved into higher gear for Oil and distillates for the first time after March with utilization at refineries up to 91% for the week, up 8% from … Continue reading

June 6, 2012

US Economy: No Euro scares anymore, yet only production data is up

If you don’t understand the headlines of the daily morning report this week, you and I could be excused as the flux int he situation of march and April has … Continue reading

May 21, 2012

US Economy: Seriously, whose fault is it! ADP Payrolls jump only 120k, Chesapeake burnt and the Facebook IPO begins

ADP Payroll data put paid to all the anticipation for the Jobs report even as today’s Economic data seemed to resonate with the opening of markjets across the pond and … Continue reading

May 2, 2012

The Deal Economy and US Economic commentary from week of April 22 : Facebook listing to help the NASDAQ 100

The week past had a lot of misplaced Housing “crisis” data and Jobless claims data so you possibly did not miss much as I forced myself on a holiday. ¬†As … Continue reading

April 29, 2012

US Economy: Equities waiting for volumes from all the money leaving bonds

One half expected Factory orders to start seesawing the way all US economic data has become a middling incoherent hash of one up one down like the construction spending report … Continue reading

April 3, 2012

US Economy (EoD Review) : Crude build continued, 30 year yield shoots up to 3.38% (Auction)

A Hurrah for the going away of Daylight Savings as now the EOD review of Economic Data can come to you near market closing on most days. Especially on dull … Continue reading

March 14, 2012

US Economy: (EoD Review) Friday New Home Sales data can’t stop Dow 13K

This review of Economic Data coming after hours on a Friday, it is undertandable it will come on a Saturday sometimes, or the Book Insight piece every Friday might slip … Continue reading

February 25, 2012