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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 22

The official inflation rate remains low. Existing homes sales gain as do prices in June. Post bust business spending remains anemic.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 21

Chicago Fed Index slips in June but remains positive. Commercial Real Estate prices gain in May. Inequality is decreasing?

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 18

No state has an unemployment rate over 8% in June. Leading economic indicators miss big. Imports turn up notably in the last 12 months.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 17

BlackRock and Pimco sue the banksters for 250 billion over defective mortgage investments. Q 1 productivity fell 6%? Philly Fed jumps.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 7

Despite solid job gains Gallup reports that consumer spending fell in June, again part time jobs are not conducive to economic recovery.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 3

June payroll growth breaks expectations with 288,000 new jobs, but most are part time. ISM services index slips, trade gap narrows in May.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive July 1

Stocks finish the first half with decent gains as the S&P 500 gained 4.7% while the NASDAQ is up 5.5% since the beginning of the year.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive June 30

Global instability increases. Pending home sales jump, but fall again on a year ago basis. Manufacturing comes in mixed.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive June 27

Industrial renaissance based solely on fracking and unsustainable? The more you look at Q 1 economic growth miss the worse it gets.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive June 26

Barclays gets accused of fraud related to HFT and dark pools. Q 2 GDP estimates get slashed. Spending and income matches expectations.

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