Talking Points: The DOW, Youtube, Zillow, Unemployment

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The DOW’s record close in 2017 ended with six full weeks of gains-  the last time that happened was in 1954. CNBC.com, December 29, 2017

January 17 is popularly thought to be the day when a large number of people abandon their New Year’s resolutions. Timeanddate.com

The equivalent of 65 years of video are uploaded to YouTube each day. WSJ.com December  27, 2017

A September report from real-estate website and app Zillow found that Millennials are the largest group of homebuyers in the US. Business Insider, October 31, 2018

Last week marked the 149th straight week that unemployment claims remained below 300,000. That is the longest such stretch since 1970. CNBC, January 11, 2018

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have given away almost 700 million Microsoft shares and $2.9 billion of cash and other assets since 1996. Bloomberg, January 8, 2018

“You can have it all. You just can’t have it all at once.” Oprah Winfrey

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