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Doug Short   

Joined: Oct 17, 2011

Doug Short's Opinion & Analysis
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Equity markets around the globe posted losses on Thursday, rather minor ones in the US. Our benchmark S&P 500 spent the day in a narrow range between its 0.16% late morning high to its -0.26% ...
Earlier Thursday the Census Bureau posted the Advance Report on the latest Durable Goods New Orders. This series dates from 1992 and is not adjusted for either population growth or inflation. Let's ...
The Kansas City Fed Manufacturing Survey business conditions indicator measures activity in the following states: Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wyoming, western Missouri, and northern New ...
Here is the opening statement from the Department of Labor: In the week ending August 20, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 261,000, a decrease of 1,000 from the previous ...
The Advance Report on Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories and Orders released today gives us a first look at the latest durable goods numbers. Here is the Bureau's summary on new orders: New ...
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has released the U.S. House Price Index (HPI) for the most recent month. Here is the opening of the report: U.S. house prices rose 1.2 percent in the second ...
Wednesday morning's release of the July Existing-Home Sales decreased from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.39 million units from 5.57 million in June. The Investing.com ...
The S&P 500 opened lower in a continuation of the trend that started after Tuesday's intraday high in the early trade. A half-hearted reversal began late Wednesday morning but ended with the lunch...
The eight equity indexes on our global watch list shifted back into rally mode last week. All eight posted gains, up from five the previous week, and the average gain of the aggregate was a stunning ...
Today the Nikkei and Shanghai Composite both gained about 0.7%, the DAX surged 2.5%, but the major US indexes had a more modest session. The NASDAQ's 0.24% was enough for a record close, but the Dow ...