Potash's Current Calm Promises an Exciting Future: Corey Dias

Last year marked the third-largest growth in the potash industry, but hesitancy from India and China may put things on hold in 2012. However, MGI Securities Analyst Corey Dias still expects to see a lot of positive news coming out of the junior potash space. In an exclusive interview with The Energy Report, . . . → Read More: Potash’s Current Calm Promises an Exciting Future: Corey Dias

Nabobs alert

OK… listen up.  Nabobs especially.   Latest job counts are out and for December we again have a peak in terms of the highest December job count for the Pittsburgh region ever.

Only May and June of 2001  showed a higher job count than the 1,164,000 raw number just out. So the middle of construction season . . . → Read More: Nabobs alert

The Technology Gap

A while back I theorized that government intervention in the market causes labor disruptions in that it pulls demand for technology forward in order to reduce the costs of unskilled labor. It turns out that I may be on to something:

Parlier earns about $13 an hour. She’d like to become one of the . . . → Read More: The Technology Gap

Economic Events on January 25, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the FHFA House Price Index for November will be released, providing more information about the direction of the housing . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 25, 2012