All Posts Tagged: economy

Investment Insights: What’s got bond markets in a huff?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
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Corporate earnings continue to be supportive and a bright spot for financial markets.

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U.S. Outlook: Are corporate tax cuts making a difference?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Close-up on piles of $100 bills

There is increasing evidence that a sizable portion of the tax cut is being funneled into stock buybacks.

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U.S. Outlook: The wage growth conundrum

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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The moderate pace of wage growth since the end of the Great Recession is unusual compared to previous expansions.

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Investment Insights: Don’t eat sour grapes

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Large black marble wall that says "Shanghai Stock Exchange" outside the actual exchange building.

If these added tariffs were to go into effect, the U.S. would be raising import prices on about half of all goods imported from China.

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