01|23|2023

Leading Indicator Watch | January 20, 2023

AUTHOR: Kerry Hilsabeck, CFP® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep TAGS:   Jobs, PPI, Retail Sales, Housing, Building, Yield Curve, S&P 500 Highlights from the January 20, 2023 Leading Indicator Watch: Retail...

12|19|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | December 16, 2022

AUTHOR: Kerry Hilsabeck, CFP® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep TAGS:   Jobs, CPI, Retail Sales, Yield Curve, Manufacturing Services, S&P 500 Highlights from the December 16, 2022 Leading Indicator Watch: Preliminary...

11|21|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | November 18, 2022

AUTHOR: Kerry Hilsabeck, CFP® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep TAGS:   Jobs, Retail Sales, Housing, Yields, S&P 500 Highlights from the November 18, 2022 Leading Indicator Watch: Retail sales beat expectations,...

10|17|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | October 14, 2022

Highlights from the October 14, 2022 Leading Indicator Watch: The Core CPI rose 6.6% (YoY)(Sept) which marked the highest increase in over 40 years. This was the second such...

08|22|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | August 19, 2022

Highlights from the August 19, 2022 Leading Indicator Watch: Three primary indicators reported for housing – Building Permits, Housing Starts, and Existing Home sales — fell -1.3%, -9.6% and...

06|21|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | June 17, 2022

Highlights from the June 17th Leading Indicator Watch: Retail Sales (MoM)(May) fell -.3%, confirming inflation’s impact on discretionary spending (includes auto purchases). Core Retail rose .5% but was below expectations....

02|28|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | February 25, 2022

Highlights from the February 25th Leading Indicator Watch: The money supply, including time deposits, rose by $202B to $21.840T (Jan). Money supply is currently running 91% of current GDP....

02|22|2022

Leading Indicator Watch | February 18, 2022

Highlights from the February 18th Leading Indicator Watch: Retail sales (YoY)(Jan) rose 3.8% which came in well above forecasts of 2%. This is the highest figure since April 2021....

12|20|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | December 17, 2021

Highlights from the December 17th Leading Indicator Watch: Housing starts jumped by 11.8% (MoM)(Nov) for the first positive week in 3 months and building permits rose by 3.6% (MoM)(Nov)....

11|22|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | November 19, 2021

Highlights from the November 19th Leading Indicator Watch: Retail sales rose more than expected, 1.7% (Oct). The Capacity Utilization rate extended to 76.4% (Oct). Be sure to check out...