Putting the ‘F’ in CFR

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (17) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com “In Like Flynn” “Putting the ‘F’ Back in Federal Reserve” observed how “Team America” prepared the way for global cooperation between the Developed and Emerging Nations; in a way that will allow the Fed to “Taper” without the same instability that plagued the …

January 2014 Consumer Credit: Credit Card Use Up

Written by Steven Hansen Econintersect analysis is that total consumer credit growth decelerated 0.1% month-over-month, and the year-over-year growth is 5.9%. The seasonally adjusted consumer credit headlines are showing a growth of 5.25%. The underlying dynamics are very interesting this month as all the growth can be attributed to student loans – all while student …

The Quiet American

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (16) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com “I never knew a man who had better motives for all the trouble he caused.” ― Graham Greene, The Quiet American

Downfall of GDP Growth

February 28, 2014 – BEA Revises 4th Quarter 2013 GDP Growth Down to 2.37% Annual Rate by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their second estimate of the US GDP for the fourth quarter of 2013, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reported that the economy was growing at a 2.37% annualized rate, down -.85% …

Putting the ‘F’ Back in Federal Reserve

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (15) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com They’re back and this time it’s for real!!! Regular readers of the funny papers will be familiar with the following cover page from, the day in September 2013, when President Putin and Janet Yellen joined the Committee to Save the World.