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The Negative Rates Setup
December 3, 2016 U.S. EconomyWall Street expects a rate hike this month. But we’ve been there and done that. Of the four promised 2016 hikes, we’ve seen zero ... but is the economy really ready for one now?
Resurrecting the American Dream
November 26, 2016 U.S. EconomyIf you consider home ownership a core of the American dream, then October may have resurrected those fading hopes. And it could get even better once a certain generation gets involved.
Better Than Santa Claus
November 25, 2016 Investment OpportunitiesThe Santa Claus rally. The name alone sounds fascinating. While there is some truth to this rally, there are better market patterns worth getting excited about.
Don’t Trust the Euphoria
November 23, 2016 U.S. EconomyThe Dow topped 19,000 for the first time ever on Tuesday. Bond prices are plunging. The dollar is at a 14-year high. I even heard talk of the global economy picking up speed! Beware what comes next…