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  1. From Barron’s, December 22, 2014 (Part 2)

    Commentary

    Sat, 20 Dec 2014

    4.6% , Q3 +3.9% , Q4 +4.xx% [ due on Tuesday ]. The average job gains were +241,000/mo and the unemployment rate fell to 5.8%. The SP500 was at a nominal all-time high of 2075.37 on Dec 5; the all-time inflation adjusted

  2. Key Themes for 2014

    Commentary

    Sat, 20 Dec 2014

    continue to fuel growth in the U.S., as housing, autos and other consumer spending will remain strong. The U.S. unemployment rate will continue to fall in 2014, likely finishing the year below 6.5%. We expect GDP growth in the U.S. to hover

  3. U.S. labor market weaker than jobless rate shows: Fed study

    Headlines

    Fri, 19 Dec 2014

    Dec 19 (Reuters) - The U.S. labor market may have more slack than the rapid decline in the unemployment rate suggests, according to a study published Friday by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago,...

  4. CLS: Non-Farm Payrolls – Oil Price Plunge – International Allocations

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    Mon, 15 Dec 2014

    000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at a six-year ..... need for Fed tightening. The unemployment rate remained flat at 5.8% (after ..... participation rate, driving the unemployment rate down the past several years

  5. U.S. economy to grow, inflation to slow: Chicago Fed survey

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    Mon, 8 Dec 2014

    (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth is expected to pick up next year, driving down the unemployment rate , but inflation is seen slowing slightly, according a survey published Monday by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

  6. What to Watch in the Day Ahead - Friday, Dec. 5

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    Thu, 4 Dec 2014

    expected to report that non-farm payrolls increased 230,000 in November after rising 214,000 in October. The unemployment rate is forecast to remain at a six-year low of 5.8 percent, with wages rising a tepid 0.2 percent. Also,

  7. Putnam Capital Markets Outlook

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    Thu, 4 Dec 2014

    issue. Our analysis of the relationship between the unemployment rate and wage growth (our take on the traditional Phillips ..... should be an inflection point for wages when the unemployment rate crosses a threshold of 6.5%. Coincidentally

  8. A Practical Approach to Tech Investing

    Headlines

    Thu, 4 Dec 2014

    positive economic news, such as decent US gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the third quarter, a drop in the unemployment rate , strong corporate earnings results and an expectation the Federal Reserve (Fed) will not likely raise interest

  9. Declining oil prices and economic growth

    Commentary

    Sun, 30 Nov 2014

    world’s second largest after the U.S. Unemployment across the region rose by 60,000 last month, keeping the unemployment rate at 11.5%, according to the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat. Consumer spending fell in France

  10. From Barron’s, December 1, 2014 (Part 2)

    Commentary

    Sat, 29 Nov 2014

    productivity on Wednesday; job-cut announcement, weekly jobless claims on Thursday; jobs report [est +225,000 ], unemployment rate [est 5.7-5.8%], international trade deficit, factory orders, consumer credit on Friday. See consensus

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