The Week in Review from Valeo Financial Advisors (April 17, 2015)
April 17, 2015    Disclosures    POSTED IN  Markets

U.S. Economy

  • Retails sales rose in March for the first time since November The New York Times
  • Industrial production had its biggest retreat since 2009 U.S. News
  • Core inflation (ex food and fuel) increased for the third consecutive month in March Bloomberg
  • U.S. producer prices rose for the first time since October Wall Street Journal
  • Home builder sentiment was up in April CNBC

Around the World

  • China’s economy grew at the slowest pace since 2009 USA Today
  • The International Monetary Fund cuts U.S. growth forecast, lifts the eurozone CNBC
  • The World Trade Organization cut its 2015 trade forecast CNBC

Personal Finance

  • One third of millennials have never had a credit card USA Today
  • Five things to consider when comparing financial aid offers USA Today
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