August 23, 2017

SHI 8/23/17: Nowcasting GDP

  I didn’t write the sentence above.  It comes from a St. Louis FED article published in April of 2016 explaining the reasons behind the NY […]
August 16, 2017

SHI 8/16/17: Cornucopia

  PCE, CPI, oil, productivity, labor participation rates … the list of data updates goes on and on and on.   Negative interest rates are back […]
August 9, 2017

SHI 8/9/17: Fact, Opinion or Fiction?

  I keep CNBC on constantly.  This TV show does an adequate job, keeping their finger “on the pulse” so to speak, following meaningful financial news.  […]
August 2, 2017

SHI 8/2/17: Where’s the Beef?

  So when I see beef in economic news, clearly, I’m naturally drawn to it.    Consumer spending beefs up US GDP, a fact made eminently clear […]