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US Morning Report: Read my lips, No more QE~

How Curiosity belled the CAT! In this case President Obama, earning the day’s brownie points yesterday from congratulating the crew of the rover mission Curiosity that landed on another mission … Continue reading

August 14, 2012

US Morning Report: It’s just the Citi, Retail sales don’t disappoint..China may

Retail sales are down 0.5% for June 12, the most disappointing but probably putting faith back in the multiple reports of retail same store sales that dot the landscape after … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

US Morning report: Ergo, this rally celebrates the recession’s stunted velocity, Bob Diamond’s on the sled going down

Auto sales are expected to make a mark in a couple of hours (Ford, GM sales up 7%, Nissan and Chrysler also report increase) and as production data falling below … Continue reading

July 3, 2012

US Morning Report: Futures flat, Euro offers no immediate panic

The Durable Goods report came through for US investors on the May data, with the overall Durable goods purchases growing 1.1% after a down/flat March and April. Year on Year … Continue reading

June 27, 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: The more things change..(European inflation data)

Though Italian one year BOT on auction landed a cut off yield closer to 4% than the last 2.3% yield, the inflation thru the Eurozone more or less remained unchanged … Continue reading

June 13, 2012

Housing Recovery 2012: The summer verdict from the Pending Home Sales data (US Economy)

FB options continue to provide relief to traders and speculators as they bet on a $25 pitstop and a below $20 price for the new Billboard Top 100 ( sorry, … Continue reading

May 30, 2012

India FDI Report (2012)

India’a FDI process received a tremendous boost in March after $2 bln flows in January and February, itself a fair score were boosted to $8 bln for March even as … Continue reading

May 10, 2012

US Economy (The Week ahead): Come back another day…(April 29, 2012 – May 05, 2012)

Market Interest is hot while Economic data see saws confirmed the ceiling of the recovery for 2012 and spending cuts from the government get into action while Obama rides out … Continue reading

April 29, 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

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