In This Chapter
How economic indicators create a lot of action in financial markets
The monthly recurrence of economic indicators
How to get in the game by tracking economic indicators
Tips to help prepare for market reactions
The key markets affected by economic indicators
Have you ever watched a World Series baseball game where the pitch count is 3-2, the bases are loaded, and there are two outs? It’s also game seven. Well, that kind of tension is nothing compared to the feeling financial analysts and brokers get two seconds after the employment situation report comes out. There’s more tension before—and action afterward—in the financial markets when a key economic indicator comes out ...