Global Growth Strengthens While Volatility Remains Low

By Horizon Investments The U.S. economic recovery that began roughly eight years ago continues to demonstrate surprising strength, according to data released last week. Most notably: Initial jobless claims–the number of Americans who applied for unemployment benefits—fell by 12,000. New jobless claims now stand at 234,000—their second-lowest level since the economic recovery began. In addition,…Click to read more at