Archives for December 2015

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...]