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US Economy: Jobless claims start the Thursday rush order for data

The ISM Manufacturing Index of course would be key to watch esp as the GDP growth of 3% did not mean much in Q4 and strong ISM was the beginning … Continue reading

March 1, 2012

US Economy: Jobless Claims 351K, RBS posts Insurance Profits | Econo Review & Insight

RBS posted gross profits of GBP 1.3 bln from its insurance on GBP 4 bln in Gross premium even as 2011 revenue fell an expected 13% to GBP 28 bln, … Continue reading

February 23, 2012

US Economy: Jobless claims take a dip, Whitehouse sneaks a 8% number

Though the jobless claims will keep falling thru the year at a slow rate teh whitehouse sneaked an optimistic piece of data oto keep the fragile recovery on rails, saying … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · 11 Comments

Debt Deal: Backloading the austerity, the spending is still intact

(Bloomberg)┬áThe debt deal would reduce government outlays by $21 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 and by $42 billion in the following year, according to an analysis … Continue reading

August 2, 2011 · 1 Comment