New economic data are reported virtually every trading day.Investors, big and small, have to understand how these reportsinfluence their investments, portfolios, and future sources ofincome. The third edition of The Trader's Guide to Key EconomicIndicators examines the most important economic statisticscurrently used on Wall Street. In a straightforward and accessiblestyle, it tells you exactly what these reports measure and whatthey really mean.
Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, thisreliable resource sheds some much-needed light on theses numbersand data releases and shows you what to look for and how to reactto various economic indicators.
- Covers everything from gross domestic product and employment toconsumer confidence and spending
- Author Richard Yamarone shares his experience as a formertrader, academic, and current Wall Street economist
- Illustrated with instructive graphs and charts that will putyou ahead of market curves
Engaging and informative, this book will put you in a betterposition to make more informed investment decisions, based of someof today's most influential economic indicators.