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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 12-09-2019   Economic data for the week included a sharply better than expected employment report for November, as well as stronger consumer sentiment, yet weaker readings for both ISM manufacturing and services data, although the latter survey remained … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 12-02-2019 In a shortened holiday week, economic data releases included an upward revision for Q3 GDP, stronger durable goods orders, lower jobless claims, and continued mixed but somewhat encouraging results in housing. U.S. and foreign equity markets gained … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 11-25-2019 During the week, several housing metrics continued to show improvement, although still a bit below expectations, coupled with positive consumer sentiment. On the other, the index of leading economic indicators declined again, reflecting a general tempering in … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 11-18-2019 Economic data for the week included slightly higher-than-expected consumer and producer price inflation, positive retail sales and regional manufacturing data, while import prices declined. U.S. equity markets ended the week as the best performers, with a positive … Continue reading

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Reminder: Trade Date Schedule for Upcoming Revisions

November 2019 Revision Announcement and Schedule   LSA has begun making revisions to all model portfolios over the next two weeks with the exception of Private Client Tax Eff, ETF, and TSP.  LSA will be posting a video explanation on … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 11-11-2019 In a light week for economic data, ISM non-manufacturing sentiment strengthened beyond expectations, while labor data was mixed, but remained generally positive. Global equity markets rose in value during the week, with slightly better-than-expected economic results and … Continue reading

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LSA Model Revision Announcement and Schedule

November 2019 Revision Announcement and Schedule   LSA has begun making revisions to all model portfolios over the next two weeks with the exception of Private Client Tax Eff, ETF, and TSP.  LSA will be posting a video explanation on … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 11-04-2019 Economic data during the week included the Federal Reserve lowering key interest rates by a quarter-percent for the third straight time. Insofar as data was concerned, several manufacturing metrics continued to show contraction, while housing/construction and the … Continue reading

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Fed Note

The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee decided to cut interest rates a third time, by another 0.25%, to a new range of 1.50-1.75%. As with the two prior cuts in recent months, this move was controversial. The economic community was … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 10-28-2019 Economic data for the week included weaker readings for durable goods and consumer sentiment. Housing data points were down for the month but mixed on a longer-term standpoint, while jobless claims fell, which was a positive. Global … Continue reading

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LSA Presents: Kevin Lane!

http://www.LSAstockIQ.com LSA Presents: Kevin Lane,  LIVE Webinar Today at 3:30 Central Kevin, a staunch proponent of “Fusion Analysis”, which combines multiple research disciplines into an unbiased data-driven approach to investing, founded FusionIQ in 2008. He currently serves as the CCO … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 10-21-2019 Economic news last week included mixed reports on the regional manufacturing and housing front. Additionally, retail sales and industrial production disappointed relative to expectations. The index of leading economic indicators declined slightly, in keeping with data that … Continue reading

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