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Observations

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February 2013 ISM

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As new orders go, so goes the economy. Today’s ISM suggests the dynamics underlying the grind forward economy remain not only in place, but may be picking up some steam. New orders (yellow highlight in table below) are solid and January’s reading was above their 6-month average.

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Corrections Versus Bear Markets

January 2013

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Since the stock market bottomed in early 2009, there have been mid-year corrections in each of the last three years. The latest started in early April after the S&P 500 reached a recent high above 1,400. All three have involved concerns relating to the European debt problems, some weaker-than-expected U.S. economic statistics, and frustration…

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On-site Veterinary Lab

On-site Veterinary Lab

Idexx Laboratories (IDXX)

Idexx manufactures laboratory equipment for veterinarians. So what, right? Well, what if we told you that you could bring Fido into your vets office and have his blood drawn and tested for more than 25 abnormalities before the appointment was over?

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