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U.S. Raw Steel Production Edged Down

The Seattle Seahawks spanked the Denver Bronco’s in Super Bowl 48 yesterday evening 43-8. Nothing more to say about that one…. President Barack Obama was interviewed prior to the game by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly. Mr. O’Reilly asked pointed questions about Benghazi, the IRS, why Sibelius has not been fired etc., you know, all the [...]

2014-02-08T15:15:34+00:00A View|

Poised to become the world’s largest producer of oil & natural gas

Welcome to the View, we have much on our plate this week so let’s roll: From the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago The Midwest Economy Index (MEI) increased in August over July. The relative MEI rose to +0.73 in August from +0.45 in July. Augusts’ from Augusts’ value for the relative MEI indicates that Midwest [...]

2013-10-06T15:09:16+00:00A View|

Overall Growth for 49 Consecutive Months

The Institute for Supply Management  June Report on Business Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in June following one month of contraction, and the overall economy grew for the 49th consecutive month. The Purchasing Manager Index (PMI) registered 50.9 percent; an increase of 1.9 percentage points from May’s reading of 49 percent, indicating expansion [...]

2013-07-05T17:08:07+00:00A View|