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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update 9-8-2014   Economic data for the week came in fairly strong, highlighted by the ISM manufacturing report, which is closely watched by markets. However, the August employment situation report for August was a bit disappointing. S. stocks gained … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

Economic Update   (0/-) The ISM Non-manufacturing index came a bit weaker than expected, falling from November’s 53.9 to 53.0 for December (expectations called for 54.7).  On the positive side, employment improved by several points, while business activity was generally … Continue reading

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