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The Monday Mix: Dec. 28, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021

Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning meeting:

New U.S. jobless claims fell slightly to 787,000 in latest week, with some 19 million Americans collecting unemployment.
— U.S. home prices are up 8% on avg. in past year (through Oct. 2020), with Phoenix and Seattle leading the gains.
The U.S. dollar has slid to multi-year lows as U.S. monetary and fiscal stimulus have ignited fears of inflation.
Indicators are showing expansion in manufacturing across the Eurozone, as well as China.
Terms for Brexit, focused on goods (exclude financial services), have become law after four years of wrangling. 

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