Monthly Economic & Market Video Update – February 2016

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Weekly Economic & Market Update 1/18/16

Week in Review Global equity markets have limped into the New Year with varied headwinds from the US interest rate anxiety to Chinese economic weakness. Markets took the first interest rates hike in over ten years in stride at the end of 2015. But, … [Read more...]

Monthly Economic & Market Video Update – January 2016

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Weekly Economic & Market Update 12/21/2015

Week in review Global equity markets climbed early in the week on rumor (taken as a given) that the US Federal Reserve (FED) would raise its benchmark interest rates. The FED has telegraphed its intentions to increase rates in hopes to ease the … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 12/14/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets dropped considerably on continued fears of a global economic slowdown that is being reinforced by the ongoing weakness in energy prices. Certainly, the continuation of oil production levels within OPEC has not … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 12/8/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets were flat to negative this past week on similarly divergent global economic data releases. Early this past week, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) released their monthly report on manufacturing and … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 11/23/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets moved higher this past week in anticipation of the US Federal Reserve’s release of the minutes from its October Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. Through Wednesday of this past week, global equity … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 11/16/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets moved lower last week after many of the US Federal Reserve (FED) Presidents gave speeches that collectively spun a tale of confusion with regards to the topic du jour – interest rates. Below is the CliffsNotes … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 11/9/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets were mixed again this past week due to heavier-than-usual economic data releases with the primary, global market drivers coming from the US. We opened this past week with the release of the Institute for Supply … [Read more...]

Weekly Economic & Market Update 11/2/2015

Week in Review Global equity markets were mixed this past week with US indexes flat to slightly positive while foreign equity markets fell sharply. The continued undercurrent of a global economic slowdown coupled with western-world economic easing, … [Read more...]