U.S. Outlook: Job growth downshifts in November

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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The payroll report for November appears to confirm the recent market narrative, and our own economic forecast, that U.S. economic growth is decelerating in the fourth quarter.

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Elite entrepreneurs expand the definition of ROI

Kristin Nelson
Wealth Management Strategy
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It’s so encouraging to see data showing that socially responsible investing (SRI) is gaining momentum around the world.

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Investment Insights: Are rates hinting at recession?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
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Equities jumped over a percent on Monday after President Trump tweeted that China would remove tariffs on U.S.-made cars, signaling headway in the tense U.S.-China trade dispute.

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U.S. Outlook: What’s behind the oil price plunge?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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Crude oil prices had been generally rising in 2018 before peaking at $76.24 on October 3.

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