inflation is too low. Need to stimulate inflation because deflation is very difficult to escape. There must always be inflation over a period of time. Inflation in population means inflation in money supply, jobs, consumption. This will #$%$ until we run out of resources, then a depopulation reset and begin anew with other resources or planets.
The falling price of oil and other raw materials will continue to boost the bottom lines of American companies this year, according to a recent survey of business economists.
And there are signs that the stronger job market may soon begin fattening workers' paycheck, according to the National Association for Business Economics.
"There are strong expectations for the first quarter, especially for jobs and wages, backed up by strong capital spending, said NABE President John Silvia, chief economist for Wells Fargo Securities.
marshway22 • Oct 30, 2014 10:41 AM Flag
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1600 SPX before 2000 SPX. It will get very exciting soon. Fasten your seat belts.
Those who doubt me will lose.
de-population is the only answer. We start at the bottom I am sure.
But now we live in the land of milk and honey where you can buy a car for 72 months loans at 1.9% even with poor credit. Home loans dropping to 3% down again. Mortgage insurance dropped to 0.85% of loan. Snot nosed kids out of college think they are worth 6 figure salaries and McD workers think they are worth $15/hour sweeping floors and flipping burgers.
good news for IBM and IBM share holders, bad news for employees. I know an employee of another company that was forced into retirement at age 62. I fully expect most tech and managerial positions below VP will now be forced out before they want to retire.
fine them and charge them for the deportation. That should slow it down.
Will be up 1.5% for the week approx. WHY?
1) NYSE A-D hit new high yesterday, this is indication of breadth and bullish
2) Low oil price seems to be somewhat stabilizing
3) S&P 500 earnings +4% over last Q
4) Next Q S&P 500 earnings impacted by higher USD and lower input costs, net bullish
5) January effect, markets needs to show the herd it is safe to jump into the water using this closely followed "voodoo" ...