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MondayOutlook

MONDAY OUTLOOK: CONSIDERABLE TIME FOR FED FUNDS RATE

  The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee meets this week for the final time this year, beginning Tuesday. Once…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: FALLING OIL PRICES IMPACT GEOPOLITICS

There’s an unemployment report this week, which is sure to launch some early December views on what markets and Fed…

USDA Reports

MONDAY OUTLOOK: WASDE REPORT

Today was the much-watched USDA crop production and World Agricultural Supply & Demand Estimates report and they surprised investors a…

Market Update Jack Bouroudjian

MARKET UPDATE: IT’S ALL ABOUT THE E’s

There are three main E’s that are creating a volatile time in the marketplace: Earnings, Energy and the Election.  Jack…

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MARKET UPDATE: AFTERSHOCK

A lot of the action we’ve seen in bonds and stock with price and volatility have been aftershocks from the…

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Monday Outlook: Focus on the Fed

  The Fed is in focus again this week. Ten speeches by Fed bank presidents and governors surround Wednesday’s FOMC…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: Grain Stocks & End of the Quarter

  The start of a new quarter might be reason enough to watch markets closely this week, but it’s also…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: COULD THE FEDERAL FUNDS RATE CHANGE SOON?

  Heading into a post-jobs report, post-FOMC meeting week, eyes have turned to when the Federal Reserve will raise the…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: A LOOK AT FOOD INFLATION

  As the Fed looks to inflation as a major indicator on when to raise the target federal funds rate,…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: HOLIDAY WEEK AHEAD

  A short holiday week for U.S. markets is not without some major data releases that have already begun to…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: YELLEN SHARES HER WISDOM WITH NEW GRADUATES

  Several Federal Reserve Bank Presidents are speaking this week around the country, but none will receive the attention of…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

  This week we’re going to see the new monthly reports on retail sales, inflation, industrial production and housing starts. …