“If you want to be healthy and strong.” (Sesame Street) Economic activity finally hit a healthy level, but other data was weakened by the recent hurricanes.
The final reading on second-quarter Gross Domestic Product... » Read More of the post Strong GDP Growth
"I can pick up some time to unwind and ease my mind." (Eddy Arnold) Existing Home Sales and Housing Starts declined while the Fed announced plans to unwind.
High prices and low inventories curtailed... » Read More of the post Fed Plans to Unwind
"Never worry about the price of gas." (Luke Bryan) Retail sales dropped in August while higher fuel prices revved up consumer inflation.
Families may have pulled back on back-to-school shopping, but Hurricane Harvey played... » Read More of the post Retail Sales Dip
“I read the news today, oh boy.” (The Beatles) While home prices continued to rise, headline news boiled bond prices.
Home prices continued to heat up in July, and the heat wave is expected... » Read More of the post Home Prices Hold Up
“Smart” products are the latest tech wave promising many time-saving conveniences. But these products can potentially pose personal privacy risks. How much do you know about smart TV monitoring? Read on to learn... » Read More of the post Smart TV Monitoring