Category Archives: Economy

Preparing for Higher Interest Rates

A great blog post from the BlackRock blog for the the average investor on what to do for a rising interest rate environment.  Highly recommend you subscribe to the BlackRock blog.

Video: Housing up 6.5% in September

“Very solid numbers” as September Housing Starts were up 6.5%.  Good news for stocks such as Home Depot and Wells Fargo.

The Fed and the Jobs Report

Interesting article by the well respected  Mohamed El-Erian about the Fed and the disappointing September jobs report that was released this past week.

Goldman Sachs sees December rate hike

Goldman Sachs Chief Economist talks about the disappointing  September jobs report, sees December rate hike and discusses the economy.