WELCOME

JEFF QUIGGLE

Financial Advisor

Experienced Wealth​ Management Professional

Working with Clients to Assist in Personalizing, Planning, and Managing:

                      *Investment

                      *Retirement

                      *Legacy

Macro: Growth of the U.S. Economy

2nd Quarter 2022 Real GDP Growth Estimate: +2.4%

* Initial FED GDPNow model annualized estimate for Q2 2022 on 05/18/22. 

 

1st Quarter 2022 Real GDP Growth Estimate: -1.4%

* BEA advance estimate of Q1 2022 real GDP growth annualized as of 04/28/22, following an increase of +6.9% in 4th quarter 2021.

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Annual Rate of Inflation for April down to: +8.3%

* BLS annualized inflation rate for April reported 04511/22. down from 8.5% for March; the second highest rate of inflation since 1982.

Producer Price Index final demand for April:  +11.0%

*BLS annual rate of the producer selling prices index in April reported 05/12/22

Macro: Employment in the U.S. Economy

*Unemployment Claims Last Week rose to: 200,000

*Unemployment Claims 4-Week Average rose to: 188,000

*Week ending 04/30/22 reported by Department of Labor on 05/05/22.

**Unemployment Rate in April unchanged: 3.6%

* *Non-farm Employment in April increased by: 428,000 

**Unemployed Number in April down to: 5.9M

* *BLS employment data for April 2022 reported 05/06/22.

***Job Openings at end of March up to: 11.5M

* **BLS job openings for end of March reported 05/03/22 up slightly from February .

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Milton Friedman:

"Inflation is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon, in the sense that it is and can be produced only by a more rapid increase in the quantity of money than in output."

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