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Asia Economy: Singapore, Japan GDP growth tracks positive reversal in fortunes

Q1 delivered another warning from Asian economies though trade data in China and Japan remained subdued on consumption imports. Japanese GDP growth would positively influence fortunes of Asia in general … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

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: Auction yields keep ticking up, yet good Demand

Whether there is QE or not, the exit of money out of bonds seem to be an undeniable fact as 3 month and 6 month auctions continued garnering interest at … Continue reading

April 10, 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 (Friday Blanks): Personal Income data worries are back, Chicago PMI

Personal income data rang a few alarms despite a positive disposition, that is spending for the year is up 4.1% with income only up 3.2% and that should worry anyone … 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: ICSC sales put on brakes, Case Schiller worst since 2006, Health back with a GOP agenda?

Though the Fed would have preferred being proved right ont he continuing recoevery its indicated fears are coming true though no Jobs number is due this Tuesday. The Weekly Goldman … Continue reading

March 27, 2012

US Economy: What good is buying into distressed homes? A Housing permits only recovery

Permits jump 5% as suspected with Housing starts coughing and sputtering ┬áthe recovery engine as its plans to race shrink on shrinking possibilities for the future. Housing Permits grew to … Continue reading

March 20, 2012

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

US Economy: FOMC, Greece, Retail Sales ex Auto hold up

Talks of the new QE have come back, with naysayers we like giving in to the Weak economy knocks played by the Housing market but a little bird inside us … Continue reading

March 13, 2012