Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, and Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Topic: Understanding Key Economic Indicators: How and Why They Move the Market
Speaker: Bill Johnson, CEO, Options A to Z, OptionsAtoZ.com
Stock market prices are largely determined by expected earnings. Of course, the economic environment provides the breeding ground for corporations to generate sales. Understanding the environment provides a glimpse into the potential for earnings surprises—good or bad—and there is no better way to track the health of the economy than to track key economic indicators. This presentation will outline some of the key economic indicators and explain how and why they move market prices.