Video: Econoday’s Mark Rogers and TradingScreen On The US Economy: Week of 02/12/2013

TradingScreen and Econoday’s Mark Rogers provide a look at key economic announcements for the US, and how last week’s results impacted the markets.

In today’s segment, Mark looks at the numbers you should be watching this week, and also explains what might have snapped the Dow’s five week winning streak last week.

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  • Why the Dow dropped below 14,000 – 0.29
  • Why treasury yields dropped – 2.25
  • Reasons for oil price dip – 4.34
  • Surprise fall in US Trade Gap – 6.46
  • Current trade data – 9.46
  • Possible revision to 2012 Q4 GDP – 10.22
  • Productivity and unit labor costs and the Fed – 11.30
  • This week: Retail sales report – 15.39
  • This week: Industrial production posting – 16.35
  • This week: December business inventories – 16.57

Econoday reports, available on TradingScreen’s award-winning TradeSmart EMS, provide alerts on upcoming economic announcements, and jargon-free analysis of their potential market impact. Mark Rogers, Senior Economist for U.S. markets, has over 19 years of experience with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta as an economist and forecaster for national and regional economies.

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