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Step 6 - Economic Factors

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Here is Mr. Fogle's favorite place to view items that can affect the stock market each day:

NASDAQ Calendar

There are many economic factors that can affect the stock market. The following are some key figures that investors typically monitor very closely:

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Investopedia

 

Here are some sites that provide current statistics of key economic indicators:

Bankrate.com

Bureau of Economic Analysis - Provides an overview of the U.S. economy

Yahoo!

Marketwatch

 

You can view upcoming economic events using the following financial calendars:

NASDAQ Calendar - Mr. Fogle's favorite calendar!

Bloomberg - Basically the same as the NASDAQ calendar.

The Street - This calendar provides the previous and expected values for various economic reports.

Yahoo Finance - Similar to "The Street" calendar.