U.S. Outlook: What’s the current health of the housing market?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Both new and existing home sales dropped sharply in April. So we thought now would be a good time to look at the health of the U.S. housing market.

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U.S. Outlook: What will the oil price spike do to consumer inflation?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Scott Anderson considers how Mideast tensions & rising oil prices may influence the Fed in 2018 and 2019.

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U.S. Outlook: Reading the tea leaves from the Loan Officer Survey

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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What stood out to us was continued broad-based weakness in loan demand.

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U.S. Outlook: A Goldilocks payroll report in April

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Net new job creation is cooling off.

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