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The mid-week Trading update: Euro-comics — Have you read your Tintin series in time? ( End June 2013 data)

Europe took everyone’s last breaths even as good economic data on the trot stopped only midweek by the dip in Service PMIs across the Eurozone failed to drill any new … Continue reading

July 4, 2013

US Economy:(April 2013 Jobs report) Productivity increases to carry GDP recovery?

Though deeper data slices have yet not been attended to at known blogs( the best yet at calculatedriskblog.com), tonight’s Jobs report was more than an optimistic prediction of continuing recovery … Continue reading

May 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

Fiscal Cliff and a stress test worried by a China slowdown | Banking Insight

The Fed as expected pushed in some harsher conditions for the second edition of the stress test, while Ben Bernanke separately admonished bankers for being too cautious and reducing their … Continue reading

November 15, 2012

US Economy: So Korea adjusts for higher Inflation, lower Growth

Korean consumer confidence was above 100 but at a three month low as it fell from 105 in May to 101 in June and the Central Bank reported ahigher 3.7% … Continue reading

June 25, 2012

US Economy (The week ahead): June 24, 2012 – June 30, 2012 — H1 ends on the lowest notes

With the GDP numbers coming in on Thursday for a Q2 which was anyway expected to get worse, car sales incl uding imports are not bringing in any white hope … Continue reading

June 23, 2012

US Economy: And finally the Dow takes a chance (Of May data and market correction)

With jobless claims coming down from a new 400,000 watermark in April and Existing home sales up 10% on last year ┬ábeing good data enough to not upset any further … Continue reading

May 22, 2012

US Economy (EoD Review): China reports a 8.1% GDP, Stocks continue northward trudge

Even as Nat Gas below $2 continued to find a final bottom and EIA inventories remained stable, China’s reports for a low Q1 GDP came in at 8.1% below the … Continue reading

April 12, 2012

US Economy (EoD review): The Week ahead April 1, 2012 – April 7, 2012

Healthcare Opinion going to the wire Veteran reporters commenting on Bloomberg and those who have had occassion to hear the opinion all followed the change in direction of the “consensus” … Continue reading

March 30, 2012

US Economy: The GDP number is a round 3% (Here’s what’s happening in the World Tonight, Ray B., San Diego)

Markets will of course be happy in an otherwise dull week that the GDP report has not thrown any negative surprises, and forget any planned surprises like yesterday’s Reuters report … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

US Economy (The week ahead): Housing market Data to keep up; China, Euro PMI, whither recovery

While last month’s Existing and new Home sales data hit all time highs, with a 20 month high for Existing Home sales at 4.57 mln and new home sales at … Continue reading

March 17, 2012

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