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My perspective of Janet Yellen's speech and responses at the Senate/Congress

It’s interesting the whole world was focusing on Janet Yellen’s speech and responses at the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday and Wednesday.

All the major banks have concluded together with the media that the word, ‘patience’, will be dropped in March and any rate hike if any will happen in June.   293 more words

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(What's Left of) Our Economy: New Manufacturing Jobs Data Highlighted by November Milestone

Manufacturing employment continued advancing strongly in January, but the real highlight of the new jobs report was the upwardly revised 45,000 November gain – the best monthly improvement since August, 1998. 639 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

January 9, 2015

Stocks gapped down at the open. The Dow and SPX are currently off 178 pts & .9%, respectively. The VIX Index is hovering around 18, after having briefly surged to 21 earlier in the week. 304 more words