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Housing prices continue to cool, but we look for the housing industry and the consumer to continue supporting GDP growth as manufacturing and export sectors show signs of slowing.  The S&P/Case-Shiller National Home Price Index for June 2019 showed that prices gained 3.1% year-over-year, down from 3.3% in May and…

2Q GDP GROWTH RATE LOWERED TO 2.0% The Commerce Department lowered its estimate of 2Q 19′ GDP growth rate to 2.0% from 2.1%. The results, which were in line with expectations, portray a U.S. economy that remains is in solid shape (the long-term growth forecast for GDP is 2.0%) but…

Are You a Good Boss? The most important element in building a successful dental practice isn’t your skill as a dentist. It isn’t even your business acumen. The most important element in a successful dental practice is your skill as a boss. Your patients will spend much more time interacting…