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FRED Widget

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 23, 2012 @ 12:30 pm In Data Analysis,Digital Media,Economy | Comments Disabled

We previously mentioned the very cool FRED app [1] for iPhone/iPad users. Don’t despair, desktop users, there is also a widget for you:

 

Hat tip Econ Academics [2]

 

I think I need to install this in my side bar!

A combination of 5 most important data points change monthly + the 5 most recent data points would be Ideal. Permanent data points: NFP, U3 Unemployment, CPI, GDP and 10 year Interest Rates are the ones I want to be permanent, updating as new data comes out. Below that, I would like to see whatever the 5 most recent releases were.

Now if I can only figure out how to customize the data feed . . .

 

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