CONSUMER’S GUIDE FOR RATE HIKES

CONSUMER’S GUIDE FOR RATE HIKES

At December’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting, the Fed raised its benchmark Federal Funds Rate for the first time in nearly a decade. This is the rate at which banks lend money to each other overnight. It had been near … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK

Forecast for the Week  The economic calendar is light this week, but there’s still the potential for market-moving news: Housing Starts and Building Permits will be released on Tuesday while Existing Home Sales will be released on Thursday. Investors continue … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

    Forecast for the Week   This week’s economic calendar is light, but there’s another potential development to monitor. Here’s what to watch this week: ISM Services will be released on Tuesday. This report shows how the service sector … Continue reading