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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 19

Kansas City Fed gains. The door opens wider to cutting retiree pension benefits. Taxpayers on the hook for another bankster bailout?

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 18

The major averages rip higher for a 2nd day. Leading indicators jump again. Philly Fed misses. Real estate sales fall in SF Bay and LA area.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 17

Fed leaves rates unchanged but replaces the phrase “considerable time” with “patient”. Consumer Price Index falls sharply, lower oil costs.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 16

Oil tests $55/barrel, Russia spikes interest rates, Ruble trading halted. Housing starts and permits slip, miss expectations.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 15

Builder confidence slips. Industrial production jumps, but New York Fed falls. What Santa Claus rally?

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 12

The major averages fall hard for the week. Oil prices continue to slide, so does demand, a slowing economy? Is the age of credit over?

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 11

Oil breaks $60/barrel. Household net worth falls, as do import and export prices. Retail sales jump, business inventories gain.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 10

Oil looks to break $60/barrel. IT services gain again in the 3rd quarter. 2015 California economic forecast is positive, more growth.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 9

Emerging market and junk bond contagion spreads. Wholesale inventories up. Income tax and withholding data doesn’t square with job gains.

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KPIG Radio – The Profit Motive December 8

Japanese economy gets worse. Consumer credit misses, on weak income??? Oil price falls again. CitiGroup can’t find all its commodities.

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