Skip to comments.Chicago Fed index on U.S. economy improves
Posted on 10/24/2011 7:02:14 AM PDT by Free Vulcan
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's national activity index, which gauges the health of the U.S. economy, improved to -0.22 in September from -0.59 in August...A three-month average of the index, meanwhile, rose to -0.21 from negative -0.28
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Markets will be happy. The rally continues!
Yay! the ship isn’t as fast as it was before. Continue with the deck chair rearrangement. This, coupled with the lack of news about the EU leaders being able to face reality, should result in another 200 point market melt up.
Happy days are here again!.
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