Equity performance mostly up or flat on the week. S & P 500 and DAX edged some gains while FTSE and Nikkei relatively unmoved.
US initial claims made headlines with a bigger than anticipated rise in levels to 885k.
10 Year Benchmark yields rally back into recent range.
US New Building Permits rose again in November, continue to cruise past pre-covid levels.
FED balance sheet experiences a resurgence in expansion.
Credit spreads continue to narrow.
In commodities, prices up in general across categories.