Author: Peter J. Creedon

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  • IN-THE-MARKETS

    In the Markets – Week-Ending July 8

    by Peter J. Creedon

    Newsletter: In the Markets – Week-Ending July 8 Crystal Brook Advisors We Make Financial Planning Crystal Clear United States: US 10-year and 30-year Treasury yields hit new lows.(1) Looking to speed up early morning trading in times of market stress, the SEC has approved plans by the NYSE to eliminate Rule 48.(2) Europe: London Stock…

  • IN-THE-MARKETS

    In the Markets – Week-Ending July 1

    by Peter J. Creedon

    Newsletter: In the Markets – Week-Ending July 1 Crystal Brook Advisors We Make Financial Planning Crystal Clear United States: Consumer spending climbed 0.4% in May, suggesting a key pillar of the U.S. economy has bounced back after a lackluster start to the year.(1) Consumers were apparently riding high before news of the Brexit rocked the…

  • IN-THE-MARKETS

    In the Markets – Week-Ending June 24

    by Peter J. Creedon

    Newsletter: In the Markets – Week-Ending June 24 Crystal Brook Advisors We Make Financial Planning Crystal Clear United States: Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, in her semiannual monetary-policy testimony, told Senate lawmakers “policy remains accommodative,” even though the central bank has begun the process of raising rates.(1) The number of Americans filing fresh applications for…

  • IN-THE-MARKETS

    In the Markets – Week-Ending June 17

    by Peter J. Creedon

    Newsletter: In the Markets – Week-Ending June 17 Crystal Brook Advisors We Make Financial Planning Crystal Clear United States: Consumers continued with their spending spree in May. The Commerce Department reported retail sales increased 0.5% last month after a 1.3% jump in April.(1) U.S. producer prices climbed 0.4% in May, which indicates the damping effect…

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