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Monthly Archives: September 2014

Rotation at the Fed – What Does it Mean for Policy in 2015?

Though the precise timing and magnitude of a future fed funds rate hike is uncertain, most market participants expect the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will vote to begin hiking interest rates sometime in the second or third quarter of … Continue reading

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Economic Roundup September 2014

Consumer Prices In July, overall CPI inflation was 2.0% on a year-over-year basis down from 2.1% in June. The year-over-year Core CPI (CPI less food and energy) was unchanged at 1.9% in July. Retail Sales In July, Retail Sales rose … Continue reading

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Market Summary September 2014

Recent economic news has been favorable and we believe the economy continues to grow at a modest pace. The August employment report was weaker than expected (as payrolls rose by 142,000 versus expectations of 230,000), but the trailing three month … Continue reading

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