09/10/10 - 04:49 PM EDT
The massive rally in Treasuries that has occurred over the past five months mirrors the six-month rally in the second half of 2008. Both were flight to safety rallies.
07/21/10 - 02:02 PM EDT
Analysis of pending home sales data from the National Association of Realtors leads to a projection for a low number of existing-home sales for June.
06/11/10 - 07:00 AM EDT
If there is little change in employment levels this summer, stocks may go nowhere. If there is any negative news about employment, the market is especially sensitive and could react badly.
06/04/10 - 04:30 PM EDT
Looking at the employment data, there are some worrisome details. Specifically, some early signs indicate that the employment trends of the past year may be weakening.
05/21/10 - 10:35 AM EDT
Of the 24 countries examined, only Malaysia, with a 4.8% gain, is up year to date.
05/13/10 - 06:00 AM EDT
While the amount of freight has not gotten back to 2008 levels for April, the levels of 2010 continue to move further away from depressed 2009 levels, reflecting an improving economy.
04/16/10 - 01:41 PM EDT
The data is an important indicator to measure the strength of an economic recovery.
04/07/10 - 03:59 PM EDT
Greenspan testified before the FCIC today but offered no new perspective on the financial crisis.
04/05/10 - 12:45 PM EDT
Data indicates bottom of the recession in employment may have occurred in December.
03/25/10 - 12:58 PM EDT
This is the third contrarian trading portfolio we've done here at TheStreet and the third time's a charm.