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As Summer Comes to an End, REITs Breakout!



For many of us summer is a time to relax, kick back, and break away from work for that much-needed vacation. Here we are at the end of August, and real estate stocks are finally breaking away too — that is, getting their own Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) sector. The breakout has…

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July Jobs Report – Another Strong Report



The July jobs report came out on Friday, August 4, 2016, the report showed a second month of strong gains. The Department of Labor reported that 255,000 jobs were added in July, significantly beating expectations. The unemployment rate remained steady at 4.9% and average hourly earnings and average…

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