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Economic Update February 28, 2022 Economic data for the week included a slight revision to prior-quarter GDP, a continued gain in house prices, and continued lower jobless claims. However, the Russian invasion of Ukraine dominated most other news. Global equity markets initially fell sharply last week, in the ramp-up to the Russian invasion, which had […]

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Economic Update February 22, 2022 Economic data for the week included retail sales that came in higher than expected, as well as gains in industrial production, mixed regional manufacturing sentiment and housing metrics, and a slight pullback in the index of leading indicators. U.S. and foreign equity markets fell back last week, as tensions over […]

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Economic Update February 14, 2022 In a light week for economic data, consumer price inflation came in higher than expected, again reaching new multi-decade levels. Consumer sentiment worsened, while jobless claims continued to show improvement. U.S. equity markets fell back with continued high inflation readings and an assumed hawkish Fed response in coming months; foreign […]

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Economic Update February 7, 2022 Economic data for the week included a much stronger than expected employment situation report for January, as well as a pullback in the ISM manufacturing and services indexes, although the two still lie solidly in expansion. Global equity markets bounced back last week, with decent economic data and some improvement […]

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Economic Update January 31, 2022 Economic data for the week included the Fed signaling upcoming rate hikes, a stronger-than-expected GDP growth report for Q4, and robust housing data, but a weaker durable goods report. U.S. equity markets ended mixed to higher in a volatile trading week, with large cap stocks outperforming small caps. Foreign stocks […]

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  The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee made no changes in interest rates today, as expected, staying with the target of 0.00-0.25%. But, times are changing. The formal statement language was significantly simplified from December, that economic activity and Click here to view the full article Source: LSA Connect January 26, 2022  

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Economic Update 1-24-2022 Economic data for the holiday-shortened week included mixed regional manufacturing results and housing data, higher jobless claims, but continued gains in the index of leading indicators. U.S. equity markets, especially the Nasdaq-heavy group of technology stocks, fell back near or into correction territory. Foreign stocks fared slightly better than U.S., although also […]

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Economic Update 1-18-2022 Economic data for the week included continued historically-strong producer and consumer inflation readings, while retail sales came in weaker than expected. U.S. equity markets fell back last week, as investor continued to digest tighter monetary policy and the impact of the Covid omicron variant. Foreign stocks fared a bit better, due to […]

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Economic Update 1-10-2022 Economic data for the week included a disappointment in December nonfarm payrolls, although the unemployment rate continued to improve. ISM manufacturing and services both fell back for the month, but remained solidly in expansion. Minutes from the Dec. Fed meeting showed a more hawkish tone than did the original statement released at […]

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Economic Update 1-3-2022 For the final week of 2021, sparse economic data included a continued rise in national home prices, although pending sales fell back. Jobless claims continued to show downward improvement. Global equity markets ended the year on a positive note last week. Bonds were mixed, as interest rates were little changed. Commodities gained […]

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