• Calculated Risk: Housing Inventory May 23rd Update: Inventory UP 8.2% Week-over-week0

    by Calculated Risk on 5/23/2022 09:19:00 AM Altos reports inventory is up year-over-year! Inventory usually declines in the winter, and then increases in the spring. Inventory bottomed seasonally at the beginning of March 2022 and is now up 43% since then. Click on graph for larger image in graph gallery. This inventory graph is courtesy

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  • Four High Frequency Indicators for the Economy0

    These indicators are mostly for travel and entertainment.    It is interesting to watch these sectors recover as the pandemic subsides.  Note: Apple has discontinued “Apple mobility”, and restaurant traffic is mostly back to normal. —– Airlines: Transportation Security Administration —– The TSA is providing daily travel numbers. This data is as of May 22nd.

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  • Don’t Let Them Sell You Snake Oil0

    Hey trader. Tim here. I think Cathie Wood is a charlatan and a terrible investor. There, I said it. Her flagship fund — the ARK Innovation ETF (NYSEARCA: ARKK) — is down more than 66% year-to-date. But her dismal performance isn’t the reason why I’m so down on her… After all, if you stick around

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  • What Is Stock Liquidity And Why Should You Love It? {VIDEO}0

    Liquidity is important when it comes to trading penny stocks. Too much or too little of it doesn’t work for me. Watch the video below to learn my perfect amount of liquidity and why this matters so much to day traders! I’ll also share with you… How to calculate your position size based on your

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  • Calculated Risk: Quarterly Starts by Purpose and Design: “Built for rent” Increasing0

    by Calculated Risk on 5/22/2022 11:48:00 AM Along with the monthly housing starts for April last week, the Census Bureau released Housing Units Started by Purpose and Design through Q1 2022. This graph shows the NSA quarterly intent for four start categories since 1975: single family built for sale, owner built (includes contractor built for

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  • Schedule for Week of May 22, 20220

    by Calculated Risk on 5/21/2022 08:11:00 AM The key reports this week are the second estimate of Q1 GDP, April New Home Sales, and Personal Income and Outlays for April. For manufacturing, the May Richmond and Kansas City Fed manufacturing surveys will be released. Note: The Census Bureau is expected to release “National, State, and

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