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November 2015 – Monthly Commentary

December 14, 2015  |   Monthly Commentary   |     |   0 Comment

November 2015 Conditions are now in place for the Federal Reserve to finally raise interest rates at the December 16th meeting. On Friday, the BLS released the second consecutive robust jobs report, after softer reports for August and September. The unemployment rate has fallen to 5%, and wages are now rising at approximately a 2.3% annual rate. Moreover, there are 5.5 million unfilled jobs, just a shade below the all time high, ...