The Federal Reserve seems a lot more concerned about the state of the economy than it's been letting on. Please share this article - Go to very top of page, right hand side, for social media buttons.
The ISM non-manufacturing (aka ISM Services) index and the Markit PMI Services Index continued their growth cycle but one index significantly increased whilst the other marginally declined. New ...
We are repeatedly told that the unprecedented monetary stimulus by the Federal Reserve and other central banks is necessary to stimulate the economy, create jobs, and generate economic growth. The ...
Alzheimer's disease is one of the most dreaded diagnoses, and the fear is particularly acute among older people. This complex brain disorder, which usually affects older individuals, can cause many ...
The Home Equity Report for the second quarter of 2019.shows that U.S. homeowners with mortgages (which account for roughly 63% of all properties) have seen their equity increase by 4.8% year over year ...
This post is a review of all major leading indices showing their values as of the date of this post. Generally, the indices are forecasting weak growth. Analyst Opinion of the Leading Indicator ...
The Federal Reserve data release (Z.1 Flow of Funds) - which provides insight into the finances of the average household - showed improvement in average household net worth. Our modeled "Joe Sixpack" ...
As a generalization - inflation accelerates as the economy heats up, while the inflation rate falling could be an indicator that the economy is cooling. However, inflation does not correlate well to ...
-- this post authored by James Bullard, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis The following is a statement by Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President Jim Bullard explaining his ...
CBO regularly publishes baseline projections of federal revenues, spending, deficits, and debt held by the public under the assumption that current laws generally do not change. Those projections ...
This month the backward revisions were upward. Because of weather and other factors, the rolling averages are the way to view this series. The rolling averages improved. New home sales to date in 2019 ...
A film was released recently in the U.S. (January at Sundance and August in theaters) which doesn't seem to.be getting much attention. That is something that should change. This docudrama is one of ...