Daily Archives: January 11, 2013

Comerica Economic Weekly

It was a light week for data. The most important U.S. data points were the November trade gap and November job openings (both series have significant lags), unemployment insurance claims for the first week of January and the NFIB Small … Continue reading

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November International Trade, JOLTS, December NFIB Survey

Trade, Jobs and Fiscal Tightening in a Gadgetized and Medicated Economy The U.S. International Trade gap widened in November to $48.7 billion as consumers bought gadgets. The JOLTS data for November shows stable hiring and separation rates for November. The … Continue reading

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