Author: valueplays

The Economy Is About to Accelerate

The Economy Is About to Accelerate

“Davidson” submits: The Household Survey employment report was 160,000 in November than in October. Light Vehicle Sales continued at a healthy 17.87mil SAAR (Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate).The trends in the data continue to be very healthy for economic expansion. In […]

Chemical Activity Hits Record

Chemical Activity Hits Record

“Davidson” submits: CAB reaches another historical high.  After pausing 12mos (Mar 2015-Apr 2016) the CAB has reached a series of successive new highs since. Employment levels, Real Retail Sales and Real Personal Income have also trended thru a series of […]

If Housing Accelerates…..The Entire Economy Will Also

If Housing Accelerates…..The Entire Economy Will Also

Single-Family Housing activity drives employment, commodity prices, retail sales and professional services. When it corrects this sector’s impact is significant. When it expands, it impacts the entire country positively. The past 7yrs has seen many restrictions on this sector. One […]

The Fed Cannot “Control” Economic Activity

The Fed Cannot “Control” Economic Activity

“Davidson” submits: Little understood is the relationship between the Fed Funds rate and economic activity. Many opinions tend to obscure what has actually occurred over our financial history. Once one has examined the many data series available, only one relationship […]