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Weekly Outlook: Jobs Numbers

On the heals of Janet Yellen’s speech at Jackson Hole, multiple Fed speeches are on the horizon this week. Combined…

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Weekly Outlook: Home Sales and Jackson Hole

All eyes will be on Jackson Hole, Wyoming this week as the Kansas City Federal Reserve opens its annual symposium…

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Weekly Outlook: Equities, Oil and FOMC

The week began with equity indexes and oil getting a bounce, but where markets end the week may depend on Wednesday’s…

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Weekly Outlook: Jobs and Rates

This week is light on economic reports, but may provide a chance to see how markets respond to a positive…

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Weekly Outlook: Jobs and BOE Announcement

An increase in the U.S. federal funds rate may still come this year. However, it will depend on critical data…

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Market Update: The Fed and Earnings

The two day Fed meeting kicked off today. The rate hike once predicted for this week will likely be pushed…

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Weekly Outlook: FOMC and Housing

The FOMC meets this week with virtually no chance of a fed funds rate increase. Very few traders are expecting…

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Weekly Outlook: Housing Takes Center Stage

In a week short on major economic releases, housing starts and existing home sales will give an indication of the state…

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Weekly Outlook: Brexit and the Fed

Brexit continues to weigh on markets. The British pound and stocks began the week on a rally when it became…

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Weekly Outlook: Post-Brexit Indicators

As the rest of the EU prepares to keep the union afloat following Friday’s historic vote in the U.K., this week’s economic attention…

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Weekly Outlook: Lots of Fed Speeches

Market participants mostly do not expect a Fed rate increase at the Fed’s June meeting. According to CME Group’s Fed…

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Weekly Outlook: Price Indexes and Beige Book

Financial markets and the Federal Reserve should get a better read on economic activity and inflation when the producer and…