An Interesting Sentiment Indicator: Seeking Alpha

Here at "A Dash" we were early supporters of Seeking Alpha.  We have had a constructive relationship with the site and their leaders. We congratulate them on their success, and their growing readership, becoming a top-ranked site in the ratings. The Seeking Alpha Difference There are some interesting metrics that one can derive from Seeking […]

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Expecting Poor Employment Data

Here at "A Dash" one of our specialties is labor economics.  While most take a superficial perspective, we try to educate readers about labor dynamics. You do not see this on TV, nor in the regular MSM sources. Some Facts Do you know these facts? There are currently about 3 million job openings; Job creation […]

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Bank Failures: Not a Significant Indicator

A bank failure is news.  It is clearly negative news.  What does this information really mean? Bank failures are a concurrent indicator of the recession.  The rate of failures is bad, but not as bad as the Savings and Loan crisis.  Take a look at this chart from featured site Calculated Risk in an article […]

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