Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Fed, Inflation and Profit Warnings



NFIB Small Business Optimism reading was 91.8 compared to the prior 89.9 reading

The Treasury Budget for August showed a deficit of $219.6 bln versus a deficit of $170.6 bln a year ago. The Treasury Budget data is not seasonally adjusted, so the August deficit cannot be compared to the deficit of $211.1 bln for July.