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Monthly Archives: May 2013

What Is The Fed’s Next Move?

Investors’ bias has shifted rather dramatically over the past month, as disappointing economic data has fueled speculation that the Fed may accelerate the pace of its asset purchases to provide additional stimulus to the economy.  This notion is driven by … Continue reading

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Economic Roundup 2013

Consumer Prices In March, overall CPI inflation declined to 1.5% on a year-over-year basis from 2.0% in February.  The year-over-year Core CPI (CPI less food and energy) edged down to 1.9% from 2.0%.  The core inflation rate is slightly below … Continue reading

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Market Summary May 2013

Recent economic data has been somewhat lackluster, although job growth was better than expected in April.  Nonfarm payrolls rose 165,000 in the month, exceeding the consensus forecast of 153,000.  The net revisions in nonfarm payrolls for February and March were … Continue reading

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