All Posts Tagged: consumer spending

U.S. Outlook: Hints of a consumer slowdown ahead

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

There are hints that the days of robust U.S. consumer spending may be numbered.

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U.S. Outlook: Q2 GDP data show slowdown developing

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

The devil is in the details of the second-quarter GDP data. We are taking our cue for the economic and interest rate outlook from the darkening business environment.

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U.S. Outlook: Will consumers save the day?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

U.S. consumers won’t be able to keep spending at a growth rate of more than 3% in the quarters ahead.

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U.S. Outlook: Retail sales boost our Q2 GDP forecast

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Busy, crowded street scene in Times Square, NYC

There are still major sectors of the U.S. economy that are actually holding up quite well.

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