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initial claims for jobless benefits hit 199,000 in the week ending January 19, the lowest since 1969. And auto analysts are forecasting solid sales of cars and light trucks for the month. In other words, the data shows no justification for doom and gloom.

Investment Markets. It’s Heartburn, Not a Heart Attack

The investment markets. It’s heartburn, not a heart attack. The odds of a recession happening anytime soon remain remote, we have it at 10% or less. And a recession is what it would take for us to expect a full-blown bear market. In other words, the current downdraft is just heartburn, not a heart attack.

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