Your Weekly Economic Update

Below is an excerpt from the “Economic Section” of the Sevens Report originally released on 12.29.14 Economic Update Last Week There were two key takeaways from last week’s economic data: First, the U.S. consumer re-emerged in the 2nd and 3rd quarters of 2014, and was the main driver of growth in the U.S. economy during[…]

Financial Newsletter: Stock Market Closes Higher, Energy Stocks Underperform

Equities (originally released to subscribers on 12/23/2014) Market Recap Stocks drifted higher to start the week yesterday, modestly extending last week’s gains despite declines in energy stocks. The S&P 500 added 0.38%. Futures were higher before the open yesterday as they rallied in sympathy with global shares, which were broadly higher on ECB stimulus hopes[…]