Archive for July 27th, 2010

Local Government Job Cuts Projected to Reach 500,000 by 2012

| July 27, 2010

A research report released by the National League of Cities indicates that local government job losses will total 500,000 by 2012 as cities and counties across the country are forced to make deep cuts in services. “In May and June of 2010 NLC, NACo and USCM conducted a survey of cities and counties across the […]

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Regional Federal Reserve Reports Suggest Manufacturing Remains Weak

| July 27, 2010

Yesterday, the Dallas Federal Reserve reported that manufacturing remains “sluggish” in Texas with several leading indicators signaling a reduction in demand moving forward. “Several indexes for factory activity continued to fall in July. The new orders and growth rate of orders indexes pushed deeper into negative territory, indicating a further contraction of demand. The index […]

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Short-term Forecast for July 27, 2010

| July 27, 2010

Stock Daily Chart Analyses The following daily chart analyses provide short-term forecasts for the stock markets that we monitor. For intermediate-term outlooks see the latest weekly review, and for long-term outlooks see the big picture update. The S&P 500 Index The index closed near unchanged today, holding at recent highs of the short-term rally from […]

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