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February 18 2020
Markets/Economy . Politics .
Article With health care, change doesn't have to be a 4-letter word
February 5 2020

Some reforms actually could benefit businesses and the economy.

January 21 2020
Markets/Economy . Consumer Spending .
Article Recipe for a happy Thanksgiving
November 27 2019

A strong labor market, rising wages and lower gas prices represent a trifecta for consumer spending.

January 21 2020
Consumer Spending . Markets/Economy .
Article What's in store for holiday shopping?
November 26 2019

Barbara Miller says stores that best match online with traditional should keep doing well.

January 21 2020
Consumer Spending . Markets/Economy .
Infographic Hope for the Holidays November 25 2019

November and December retail sales are looking bright this year.

January 21 2020
Equity . Markets/Economy .
Article Quirky August jobs report strikes again
September 6 2019

Expect the soft August employment figures to be revised upward.

January 21 2020
Consumer Spending . Cash Management .
Infographic College: the new 'debt sentence' August 26 2019

At nearly $1.6 trillion, student debt is double the size of the Defense budget and is second only to mortgages on the list of the largest household liabilities.

January 21 2020
Markets/Economy . Consumer Spending .
Article Consumers stronger than they appear
May 17 2019

Shoppers shrugged off several issues causing 'Mapril' retail sales to be solid.

January 21 2020
Consumer Spending .
Infographic Housing market on the rebound April 1 2019

Housing momentum is building as millennials move in and home prices moderate.

January 21 2020
Equity . Markets/Economy .
Article Follow the money
March 27 2019

Corporate earnings and GDP growth got tangled in several temporary issues in Q1 and should bounce back.

January 21 2020
Equity . Markets/Economy .
Article Crosscurrents fading
March 1 2019

If they do, stocks could float to our 3,100 year-end target.

January 21 2020
Liquidity . Interest Rates .
Article Stopping the pendulum's swing
March 1 2019

Fed's Powell wants the markets to forget his vacillations of late 2018.

January 21 2020
Equity . Markets/Economy .
Article Q4 GDP: Not so bad after all
February 28 2019

Capex and consumer spending beat expectations, helping to drive GDP growth of 2.6%.

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