The Week in Review from Valeo Financial Advisors (February 6, 2015)
February 6, 2015    Disclosures    POSTED IN  Markets

U.S. Economy

  • The best wage growth in six years boosts another strong jobs report LA Times
  • US gains 257,000 jobs in January Morningstar
  • US productivity was down 1.8% in the 4th quarter CNBC
  • US trade gap jumps 17.1%, highest since late 2012 CNBC

Around the World

  • Greece and the eurozone currently at loggerheads The Economist
  • The eurozone slides deeper into deflation with prices falling another 0.6% in January CNBC
  • Denmark’s central bank cut its key policy rate to -0.75% BBC
  • Ukraine’s central bank raises key refinancing rate to 19.5% CNBC

Personal Finance

  • Consumer credit jumped $14.7 billion in December USA Today
  • Average 30-year mortgage rate falls to 3.59% USA Today
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