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Exports Lag Obama's Goal by Record Margin in November


As reported by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (see above link), the overall trade deficit contracted by $3.25 billion in November, due entirely to a drop in oil imports. 376 more words


October Rise in Manufactured Exports Hints at What's Possible with a Change in Trade Policy


Exports of U.S. manufactured goods rose by $3.5 billion in November to a record level of $115.4 billion.  Unfortunately, imports of manufactured goods offset much of that increase, rising $1.8 billion.  239 more words


December 5, 2014

Stocks gapped up at the open on a better than expected jobs report. The Dow and SPX are up 56 pts & .17%, respectively. The VIX Index is down under 12. 421 more words