Succinct Summations for the week ending January 12th, 2018. Positives: 1. All major U.S. stock indexes hit all-time highs this week. 2. Wholesale trade rose 0.8% m/o/m, above the 0.7% expected increase. 3. Retail sales rose 0.4%, below the 0.5% expected; November was revised 0.1% higher to a 0.9% increase. 4. Core CPI rose 0.3% m/o/m, above… Read More The post Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.12.18 appeared first on The Big Picture.