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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 21

Manufacturing data hits a 4-year high. Existing home sales rise as do prices. Bank of America pays a record 16.7 billion Dollar fine.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 20

The major averages continue their low volume advance. Central banks want to increase rates but they can’t. China’s housing bust worsens.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 19

Fannie Mae cuts its real estate sales and construction forecast again. July CPI matches expectations. Permits and Starts recover.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 18

Jobs have exceeded there pre 08-09 crisis highs, but most states lag, California is unchanged. Home builder confidence increases.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 15

Tensions flare in the Ukraine. Industrial production up. Producer Price Index comes in well below Fed target. Foreigners sell investments.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 14

Import export price gains slip lower. Q-2 consumer credit decreases fractionally. Home sales slow in California. German economy shrinks.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 12

Wages have fallen sharply, retail sales miss again. Chinese bank lending plunges as do deposits. Japanese economy contracts significantly.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 11

Job openings hit a 13-year high but trail hires. The banksters down FICO play medical debt and collections to keep the party going.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 10

Standard and Poors figures that inequality is hurting the recovery. Bank of America faces another huge fine for fraudulent securities sales

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive August 8

Productivity increases in the 2nd quarter and unit labor costs fall. Revised Q 1 productivity crashes and labor costs jump.

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