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A Fabulous Friday Morning to all, Morning Economic News: Exports rise faster than imports which is positive, Unrest in the Middle East is helping bonds. Enjoy the weekend!
A Terrific Thursday Morning to all, Morning Economic News: Both Initial and Continuing Jobless drop (weather could have an effect on initial claims), Wholesale Inventories beat expectations. The positive news will put pressure on bonds be careful! Tomorrow watch for the proposal to phase out Fann...
A Terrific Thursday Morning to all, Lean economic news this morning: Two Fed speeches, concerns with global inflation (mainly China). W-St is due for a correction which might help bonds today! NOTE: We are now following the 4.5% coupon ( we were following the 4%) also coupon rollover day so the l...
A Terrific Tuesday Morning to all, Lean economic news with IBD/TIPP economic optimism falling 1.9% from Jan, China raises interest rates…which could have a delayed ripple effect if demand for one of the fastest growing economies slows demand. Have a great day!
A Fabulous Monday Morning to all, Very lean Economic News today: Consumer Credit is due out later. Mergers have W-St on another rally combined with positive corporate earnings Have a great day
A Fabulous Friday morning to all, Morning Economic News: The Un-Employment Rate drops to 9.0%? Jobs added in Jan are very disappointing.. The headline number looks good however not enough jobs are being added and Feb should see a rise in the un-employment number again. Have a great weekend!
Morning Economic News: Both Initial and Continuing Jobless Claims came in better than expectations, Factory orders were better than expected, ISM Non- Manufacturing report also exceeded expectations. Positive news this morning which will put pressure on bonds. If we drop below 98 be very careful....
A Terrific Thursday Morning to all, Economic news: ISM Manufacturing ( Institute of Supply Management) shows very positive growth, Construction Spending was under expectations. Pressure will be on bonds with a strong ISM number… Have a great Day
Morning Economic News: Core Personal consumption for the month flat, Personal Income comes in slightly under expectations, Chicago Purchase Managers Index beats expectations. The Mid East turmoil has helped bonds be careful… Have a great day!
A Fabulous Friday Morning to all, Economic News: GDP annualized comes in under expectations but still shows growth, Personal Consumption beats expectations (consumer spending). Be careful and lock on rally’s. Have a great weekend!