Jeff Thredgold

The Tea Leaf is a weekly economic and financial update by Jeff Thredgold, economist for Vectra Bank Colorado. He has been writing an economic update every week for the past 31 years and is the only economist in the world to have received the designation of CSP, or Certified Speaking Professional. Republished with permission from the Tea Leaf by Jeff Thredgold, whose site address is www.thredgold.com/html/leaf.html.

Articles by Jeff Thredgold

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Welcome to the global business community in 2012

Braking for jobs?
Looks like the jobs train is slowing down

First, the good news
And then -- more good news

Finishing this sentence
Wouldn't it be nice if...

Slow growth beats no growth
It's a good news/not as good news situation

The economic doomsayers
Even a broken clock is right twice a day

Renaissance manufacturing
The common wisdom is so often wrong

Jobs forecast: Sunnier skies
Growth has exceeded expectations

And now, for some good news
The economy's getting stronger

And now, for some good news
The economy's getting stronger

The latest economic numbers:
As exciting as kissing your sister

The latest economic numbers:
As exciting as kissing your sister

U.S. versus Japan
Whose economic woes were worst?

As the nation goes, so goes Colorado
Stronger economic numbers are good news for small business

State’s small business benefits from U.S. job gains
Vectra Bank Colorado Small Business Index rises slightly in February

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