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top 10 countries with the largest and smallest agricultural weights in Nomura’s commodity indices

Tuesday, August 28, 2012


households with access to broadband by technology

Monday, August 27, 2012


three distinct retail segments of US online consumers


top 10 cities for technology start-ups


U.S. GDP per capita (2008-2013)


outlook for overall music sales looks very grim

Thursday, August 23, 2012


most impactful advertising mediums


median household income by year and by age group


social media age distribution


reasons for past decade of middle class economic hardship


Congressional Budget Office's fiscal cliff forecast

Wednesday, August 22, 2012


Average growth of personal health care spending

Tuesday, August 21, 2012


Digital is health care's 4th space after hospitals, clinics and homes



80% of S&P 500 above 50-day moving average, lower readings for defensive sectors

Monday, August 20, 2012


upbeat Q3 indicators? personal income & retail sales rise


gartner hype cycle: july 2012


doctor-to-population ratio

Saturday, August 18, 2012


demographic changes mean disappointing economic growth


GDP expectations: actual versus forecast


patent applications by metro area

Friday, August 17, 2012


believability ratings for major news organizations


new privately-owned homes

Thursday, August 16, 2012


record decline in government jobs

Monday, August 13, 2012


cumulative distribution of personal health care spending


yields across different fixed income sectors


WordPress traffic forecast: 2006-2015

Friday, August 10, 2012


total population of all ages including armed forces overseas

Wednesday, August 8, 2012


diseconomies of scale: big organization can be less efficient

Tuesday, August 7, 2012


discount rate declines drive pension plans to record deficits


weekly hotel occupancy above 75% for 1st time since 2007

Monday, August 6, 2012


Pew Internet Project’s mobile technology timeline: device ownership


music format dissatisfaction: mp3, streaming, vinyl and CD

Friday, August 3, 2012


share of jobs lost/gained during first term: obama vs. bush


july employment situation: monthly change in private sector payroll


residential segregation by income on the rise

Wednesday, August 1, 2012


U.S. broadband subscribers: cable versus telco


U.S. household spending by social class


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