Weekly Economic Release Summary: Employment Growth In Decline

For months, our interpretation of JOLTS (BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey) has been that employment growth will be slowing. JOLTS again this past week continues to reaffirm the slowing growth forecasts. The graph below shows the general correlation between nonfarm payrolls (red line) and JOLTS (blue Latest Articles in Economy

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Employment Growth In Decline

For months, our interpretation of JOLTS (BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey) has been that employment growth will be slowing. JOLTS again this past week continues to reaffirm the slowing growth forecasts. The graph below shows the general correlation between nonfarm payrolls (red line) and JOLTS (blue Latest Articles in Economy

Record-Long Economic Expansion and Gold

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Weekly Economic Release Summary: Placing Too Much Emphasis On the Effects of Import Duties

U.S. Treasury revenue growth has continued to accelerate. What portion of this revenue is due to import duties? The graph below shows that the rolling averages (red line) for U.S. Government tax revenues are at a three year high. Year-over-Year Change in US Government Receipts – Monthly (blue line) and Three Latest Articles in Economy

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Placing Too Much Emphasis On the Effects of Import Duties

U.S. Treasury revenue growth has continued to accelerate. What portion of this revenue is due to import duties? The graph below shows that the rolling averages (red line) for U.S. Government tax revenues are at a three year high. Year-over-Year Change in US Government Receipts – Monthly (blue line) and Three Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

In the pre market hours of today s holiday shortened market session ahead of tomorrow s Independence Day market holiday we see some key data on the U S labor market 160 Automatic Data Processing s 160 ADP monthly private sector jobs survey Initial Jobless Claims and Continuing Claims Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

In the pre market hours of today s holiday shortened market session ahead of tomorrow s Independence Day market holiday we see some key data on the U S labor market 160 Automatic Data Processing s 160 ADP monthly private sector jobs survey Initial Jobless Claims and Continuing Claims Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

Yesterday after the opening bell we got some new economic figures specifically on U S manufacturing Markit Manufacturing PMI for June reached 50 6 narrowly in positive territory but better than the 50 1 registered in May ISM Manufacturing also for June posted 51 7 above the Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

Yesterday after the opening bell we got some new economic figures specifically on U S manufacturing Markit Manufacturing PMI for June reached 50 6 narrowly in positive territory but better than the 50 1 registered in May ISM Manufacturing also for June posted 51 7 above the Latest Articles in Economy

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Durable Goods and Recession Signals

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Weekly Economic Release Summary: Durable Goods and Recession Signals

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Economic Data Deluge

New economic data has come out ahead of regular market trading this Wednesday with results much as we saw yesterday coming in below analysts expectations Consumer Confidence for June was down from May and lower than expectations New Home Sales for May were lighter than anticipated And Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

New economic data has come out ahead of regular market trading this Wednesday with results much as we saw yesterday coming in below analysts expectations Consumer Confidence for June was down from May and lower than expectations New Home Sales for May were lighter than anticipated And Latest Articles in Economy

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Consumer Spending Is Not Strong

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Weekly Economic Release Summary: Consumer Spending Is Not Strong

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Economic Data Deluge

Fed Chair Jerome Powell yesterday announced no interest rate cut would be forthcoming this month disappointing some traders but granting much relief to the majority of the market Keeping a patient tone while also keeping the possibility of a rate cut within view Powell appears to have Latest Articles in Economy

Economic Data Deluge

Fed Chair Jerome Powell yesterday announced no interest rate cut would be forthcoming this month disappointing some traders but granting much relief to the majority of the market Keeping a patient tone while also keeping the possibility of a rate cut within view Powell appears to have Latest Articles in Economy

Gold Awaits the FOMC as Economic Data Send Mixed Signals

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The Rise of Silver and Major Economic Decline

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Weekly Economic Release Summary: Does The Fed Understand Inflation?

Most inflation forecasts are simply educated guesses. People talk more about things they do not understand. As an example in the Participant’s Views section of the last Federal Reserve FOMC meeting minutes, the word inflation was used 76 times whilst the words “economic activity” was used only 12 times. Latest Articles in Economy

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Does The Fed Understand Inflation?

Most inflation forecasts are simply educated guesses. People talk more about things they do not understand. As an example in the Participant’s Views section of the last Federal Reserve FOMC meeting minutes, the word inflation was used 76 times whilst the words “economic activity” was used only 12 times. Latest Articles in Economy

More Economic Data to Focus On

More economic data greets this Thursday s pre market indexes with futures up on the Dow Nasdaq and S amp P 500 The usual Thursday Initial Jobless Claims are joined by new prints for May Import and Export prices But the main headline is a developing story two shipping tankers in the Gulf Latest Articles […]

More Economic Data to Focus On

More economic data greets this Thursday s pre market indexes with futures up on the Dow Nasdaq and S amp P 500 The usual Thursday Initial Jobless Claims are joined by new prints for May Import and Export prices But the main headline is a developing story two shipping tankers in the Gulf Latest Articles […]

A Flurry of Economic Data

More economic data hits the tape in today s pre market with a new 160 Consumer Price Index CPI 160 for May out this morning 0 1 on the headline was in line with expectations though down from the 0 3 from April The CPI print follows the Producer Price Index PPI yesterday which Latest […]

A Flurry of Economic Data

More economic data hits the tape in today s pre market with a new 160 Consumer Price Index CPI 160 for May out this morning 0 1 on the headline was in line with expectations though down from the 0 3 from April The CPI print follows the Producer Price Index PPI yesterday which Latest […]

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Strange Things Happening

It was another strange week from an economic point of view. It is hard to quantify the economic impacts of tariffs on Mexico – or the banning of cruise ships from Cuba. I know some like to throw dollar signs at each event – but the economy has symbiotic relationships where events can have impacts […]

Weekly Economic Release Summary: Strange Things Happening

It was another strange week from an economic point of view. It is hard to quantify the economic impacts of tariffs on Mexico – or the banning of cruise ships from Cuba. I know some like to throw dollar signs at each event – but the economy has symbiotic relationships where events can have impacts […]

Economic Data Deluge

Pre market futures continue to fill in gaps from recent lows over the past several weeks and currently we may be looking at market indexes first up week in the past month and a half And ahead of this morning s open we see prominent economic data posting decent numbers that should keep Latest Articles […]

Economic Data Deluge

Pre market futures continue to fill in gaps from recent lows over the past several weeks and currently we may be looking at market indexes first up week in the past month and a half And ahead of this morning s open we see prominent economic data posting decent numbers that should keep Latest Articles […]

Important Economic Data in Focus

Stock market futures to kick off a new week are once again in the red Can market indexes find some way to reverse trend The Dow Jones at six straight down weeks is enduring its worst losing streak since 2011 News for 160 Boeing 160 BA 160 does not look to bring any good news […]