Posts filed under “Data Analysis”

This Week’s Data Flow

Nothing much on the economic calendar today, but the rest of the week is full of market-moving economic data:

As Kevin at Minyanville notes, gathering this data and dissecting the information directly from the
sources linked below — instead of relying on headlines — will give
you an edge in the markets.

Here’s this week’s economic calendar:

Tuesday, Nov. 14:  Producer Price Index

Wednesday, Nov, 15:  FOMC

Thursday, Nov. 16:  Consumer Price Index

Thursday, Nov. 16:  Net Foreign
Security Purchases

Thursday:  Nov. 16:  NAHB
Housing Market Index

Friday: Nov 17:  Housing Starts (Commerce Dept)


Hat tip: Kevin Depew of the Minyanville Depews

See also Yahoo Finance’s Economic Calendar


Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Inflation

Autopsy of a Miscalculation

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Financial Press, Markets, Politics

Bushwhacked on the Economy

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Employment, Politics

BLS Margin of Error

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Employment

US Treasury Dept Usurping Fed, Fueling Markets

Category: Data Analysis, Politics

Fed Official Says Bad Data Helped Fuel Rate Cuts, Housing Speculation

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Analyzing why “It’s a great time to buy or sell a home!”

Yesterday, we discussed the $40M NAR ad campaign, “It’s a great time to buy or sell a home!” On the way home, I actually saw the full page ad in the Personal section of the WSJ; (Unfortunately for the NAR, the section’s front page article was “The New Word in Home Sales: ‘Canceled’) I read…Read More

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Psychology, Real Estate

NFP: Retiring the Over/Under Bet

Category: Data Analysis, Employment

Actual GDP: ~0%

Category: Data Analysis, Economy

Middle Class Squeeze Continues

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Employment, Psychology