U.S. Outlook: A rock solid U.S. employment report for June

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Chart showing the growth in June jobs by sector.

The dismal May jobs report appears to be a one-month aberration, as we suspected, rather than the start of a pronounced economic downturn.

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U.S. Outlook: Interest rates hit the floor

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing global bond yields are near record lows

Today’s low market rates suggest a weaker global economic outlook, looser monetary policy, and more deflationary pressures ahead.

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U.S. Outlook: The vote is in

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing upward trend in Q2 GDP

The Brexit vote is in. Markets around the world rallied yesterday as it appeared from numerous polls that the vote would sway toward the remain camp. But when the vote was finally tallied, the leave camp took the day. Key observations: The financial market reaction has been swift, and the U.S. market will not be […]

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U.S. Outlook: Dark clouds on the horizon

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing projected slowdown in job growth in next few quarters

Financial volatility is on the rise and uncertainty is high enough to keep the FOMC in a holding pattern until the storm clouds dissipate.

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