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Shawn Rabalais

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The Round-Up: July 26 - Aug. 2, 2020

This week saw the release of several crucial economic data measures from the federal government. The Commerce Department released a shocking figure of GDP growth in the second quarter...

In national, Aug 02, 2020

The Round-Up: July 19 - 26, 2020

As investors seek returns outside equity and credit markets, certain commodities have shone. Gold’s rally has been driven by its perpetual characterization as a “safe-haven” asset, si...

In national, Jul 26, 2020

The Round-Up: July 12 - 19, 2020

The line continues to blur between the momentum of financial markets and macroeconomic indicators. Despite some positive economic measures released this past week, including reboundin...

In national, Jul 19, 2020

The Round-Up: June 28 - July 5, 2020

The American economic recovery from the far-reaching impacts of COVID-19 is underway. Yet some states may be forced to adjust their reopening efforts as cases surged toward this week’...

In national, Jul 05, 2020

The Round-Up: June 21 - 28, 2020

The U.S. domestic equity markets closed down following another volatile week of trading. Followed by an accelerated increase in new cases of COVID-19, investors sold off their risky a...

In national, Jun 28, 2020

The Round-Up: June 14 - 21, 2020

Volatility in domestic equity markets continued this week as Americans’ renewed fears on the potential of a second mass lockdown drove erratic trading. The divide continues to widen b...

In national, Jun 21, 2020