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Thank God It's Friday! December 7, 2012

Despite the uncertainty with Washington's dealing with the Fiscal Cliff, the US economy just keeps chugging along with forward progress.  The Holiday Season is chock full of shoppers this year, Americans are spending and collectively…
December 7, 2012
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Thank God It’s Friday                                                November 30, 2012 CYBER MONDAY kicked off this week with a resounding CLICK. Online holiday shoppers spent 30% more on Cyber Monday than they did last year. In fact, more…
November 30, 2012
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Thank God It's Friday October 26, 2012

Kudos to the Federal Reserve Bank for purchasing mortgage-backed securities. Since the housing industry is already showing myriad signs of recovery, the Fed’s buying spree can push it further. You may recall, by driving mortgage…
October 26, 2012
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Thank God It's Friday October 19, 2012

Friday is the 25th anniversary of Black Monday.  It was on this day, October 19, 1987 that the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its largest one-day decline.  It was a 500 point crash, a whopping 23%.  For those that…
October 26, 2012
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Thank God It's Friday! October 12, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday!                                                                    October 12, 2012          We discuss the health and activity of the American Consumer often, and for a reason.  The Consumer is responsible for 70% of US economic output.  So the key for…
October 26, 2012
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TGIF! August 3, 2012

Thank God It's Friday!!               August 3 ,2012 In the old days, there was a term that said it all: GONE FISHIN'.  Doctors, Politicians, Business owners, you name it, would close up shop and just relax. …
August 3, 2012
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TGIF July 27, 2012

  The Games of the 30th Modern Olympiad are here, and the the Markets could certainly use some competitive inspiration from this Global Stage.  Competition is as old as humankind itself.  The drive to perform and succeed is…
August 1, 2012