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Holiday Greetings and Temporary Hiatus

AP Charts and Analysis will be offline this week due to the holidays. We will resume publishing economic and market analysis and publish missed news on 12/26.

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Household Net Worth Q3 2023: The "Real" Story

As of Q3 2023, the latest Fed balance sheet indicates that household net worth has risen 154% since reaching its 2009 low. However, when adjusted for inflation, household net worth has increased by only 77% since the 2009 trough.

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Advisor Perspectives Named Most Read E-Newsletter for Financial Advisors for Fourth Consecutive Year By Erdos & Morgan

This is Advisor Perspectives' fourth consecutive year of ranking ahead of The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg among the e-newsletters listed, with 14% more readership across the 1,120 financial advisors surveyed. Advisor Perspectives also claimed the number one spot for e-newsletters among the independent registered investment advisor (RIA) segment.

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VettaFi Announces Acquisition of Advisor Perspectives

Acquisition of leading interactive publisher for RIAs, wealth managers and financial advisors advances VettaFi’s growth strategy, further powers the firm’s efforts to transform financial services from an industry to a community

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ECRI Weekly Leading Index Update

Today's release of the publicly available data from ECRI puts the WLI at 145.6, up from the previous week's figure. The WLIg is at -10.3, up from last week and the WLI YoY is at -4.92%, down slightly from last week.

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CE-Eligible Ethics Course Now Available

We are committed to developing CE opportunities that fit with the demanding lifestyle of financial professionals while meeting mandatory requirements for CE hours. Our new Ethics CE course will fulfill the two-hour CE requirement for CFP®, IWI, and American College and will be held on Monday, October 17th, 2022, at 1pm eastern.

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Upcoming Free CE Webinars Hosted by Advisor Perspectives

This week, Advisor Perspectives is set to host a variety of free CE webinars for financial professionals. These webinars will cover a variety of topics that are intended to help advisors gain valuable insight and education, allowing them to better meet their clients’ needs.

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The Drivers of Economic Growth – Tyler Cowen

Tyler will answer audience questions about what the future holds for global economies.

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The Outlook for the Economy and Active Management – Vitaliy Katsenelson

Vitaliy Katsenelson will share his outlook for the economy and his approach to active stock management.

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Woody Brock on the Secular Decline in Real Interest Rates

In this video interview, Woody Brock explains why the supply and demand for capital have driven the secular decline in real interest rates. He also addresses the Ukrainian war from a game-theoretic perspective.

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Ask an Expert Series Featuring Wade Pfau

Wade Pfau will answer questions from advisors on topics related to financial planning.

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Gasoline Volume Sales Down 8.9% YoY

The Department of Energy's Energy Information Administration (EIA) monthly data on volume sales is several weeks old when it released. The latest numbers, through mid-November, are now available.

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Our Top 10 Most Popular AP Charts & Analysis Articles of 2021

We conclude the year by reflecting on the 10 most-read AP Charts & Analysis articles over the past 12 months. These are updated frequently depending on the release of data, but in 2021, these were the most popular topics.

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Advisor Perspectives Launches Subscription-Based Communication Solution for Financial Professionals

Designed for financial professionals, Advisor Perspectives’ new premium membership service lets subscribers browse, white-label and share content from a robust library of articles, commentaries, market summaries and more created by leading industry experts. Members also have the ability to hand-pick their favorite articles from Advisor Perspectives and curate their own personal libraries.

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Woody Brock on Inflation, Fed Policy, and the 2021 Nobel Prize in Economics

In this interview, Woody discusses the rivalry between the U.S. and China, the significance of the 2021 Nobel Prize award in economics, his outlook for inflation and the role of monetary policy in affecting economic outcomes.