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US Economic Calendar – Week of March 2, 2015


The US Economic Calendar For The Week Of March 2, 2015 With the Economic Calendar Edition having been on temporary hiatus since the end of 2014, what is striking is how the more things change the more they seem to stay the same! Interest rates remain low, the US economy muddles along at a disappointing rate […]

Are gray clouds hovering over the June employment report?

This morning the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the employment report for June and by all measures it appears to be that the numbers were great news! To further clarify that statement, however,it was a great report with the exception of one glaring mostly out-of-the-news statistic called the labor force participation rate. The labor force participation rate is the […]

US Economic Calendar including the 800-pound gorilla that gauges economic health!


US Economic Calendar for the Week of June 30, 2014 The economic calendar in this article provides important information concerning the direction that interest rates may move in the short and intermediate-term while providing anecdotal evidence of the current condition and potential future direction of the US economy. While the July 4th holiday shortened week is somewhat light in terms of […]