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Jan-29 Weekly Market Commentary from Guide Rock Capital – FT015

The Markets They say that optimism is catching. The performance of markets across the globe last week certainly supported the idea. During the second week of January, there was reason for optimism about the housing market as data showed that housing starts exceeded economists’ expectations and home construction appeared to be on the rebound. Last week, the National Association of Realtors disclosed that very low mortgage rates, falling unemployment, and one of the most affordable housing markets on record helped make 2011 the best year for home sales since 2007. Listen Mobile:   In addition, earnings season – the period

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