Some Good & Some Bad but No Ugly

Some Good & Some Bad but No Ugly

There was some good news and some bad news last week. First, the good news: Thanks to consumer spending and an upturn in federal government spending, the U.S. economy grew faster from April through June this year. Gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 2.6 percent...

Mindful Market Minute: May 07, 2015

Falling Energy Prices & Consumer Spending. The lower price for gas has left $33 Billion in the hands of consumers… This savings could allow us to pay off some debt, spend a little more at local restaurants, or save for our futures. At first, I expect people...

Weekly Perspective, December 24, 2012

The Markets The situation is fluid. As politicians scramble and we inch closer to the fiscal cliff day of reckoning, it’s important to keep one thing in mind: the big picture. While the cliff situation dominates the headlines. the underlying economy is quietly...