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Seven Big Numbers for 2007

Andrew J. Burkly of by Brown Brothers Harriman & Co does a nice "numerical" preview each year.  Here are his Seven Big Numbers for 2007:

The all-time high in the S&P 500 Index is 1552.

2007 is year 3 of the presidential election cycle, the best performing of the four-year cycle.

Flows into world funds exceeded domestic funds by $122 billion last year (through Nov.).

The peak in the 10-year Treasury yield in 2006 was 5.25%.

$45 is a critical level for crude oil to defend.

The lower end of the trading range in spot gold is $550.

A break of 80 would imply a longer-term secular decline for the U.S. Dollar.

Seven Big Numbers for 2007
Andrew J. Burkly, CFA, CMT
BBH, January 9, 2007

Category: Commodities, Currency, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Inflation, Markets, Psychology

NYC Tourist Shopping Extravaganza

Category: Consumer Spending, Currency, Economy, Retail

Have we already enjoyed the Year End Rally?

Category: Currency, Investing, Markets, Psychology

The Buck Stops Where?

Category: Currency, Economy, Markets

Morgan Stanley is Bullish on Asian Currencies

Category: Currency, Economy

The Big Mac Index

Category: Currency, Retail

Has the Fed Kept Inflation in Check?

Category: Currency, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Chart of the Week: M1, M2, M3 Money Supply Components

Category: Currency, Federal Reserve

Historical M2 vs M3

Category: Currency, Federal Reserve

Changing Influences on Foreign Markets?

Category: Currency, Markets