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02 Dec

Fed Now Making Change

December 2nd, 2022 Mixed signals on the economy and from the Fed kept traders guessing this week following the Thanksgiving holiday. Monday saw stocks open in the red over concerns that China’s Covid restrictions and widening protests could once again disrupt supply chains and add to inflationary pressure on consumer goods. Wednesday’s Q3 GDP revision…

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18 Nov

Fed Officials Attempt to Cool Irrational Exuberance for Fed Pivot

November 18th, 2022 With a slow Thanksgiving week just ahead, investors had their hands full this week contending with a series of key economic reports and a parade of Fed official speeches. Tuesday’s producer price report confirmed the softening trend in inflation seen in last week’s CPI report. This initially launched markets higher on the…

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11 Nov

Consumer Price Index Trumps Midterms

November 11th, 2022 Voters headed to the voting booths on Tuesday for one of the most hotly contested midterm elections in history. Polls heading into the election suggested a “Red Wave” might be in the works, similar to the 1994 and 2010 midterms where Republicans gained 54 and 64 seats, respectively. Wall Street placed wagers…

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