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U.S. Consumer Confidence Brightens

U.S. consumer sentiment, published by University of Michigan survey every month, is at 100.8 – one of the highest number recorded in recent years, representative of a 6.0% year over year change. An index number of 100 represents the conditions … Continue reading

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Indexes at All-Time Highs – Fear at All-Time Lows

The markets broke their previous highs on Friday and continue to juggernaut through the beginning of the final quarter of 2017.  Auto sales have risen at the fastest pace of the year. Expected corporate tax cuts from the Trump presidency … Continue reading

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