All Posts Tagged: economy

Instant Analysis: August FOMC meeting minutes

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Facade of the Federal Reserve building in Washington DC on a sunny day.

A September rate hike is a near certainty at the next FOMC meeting. 

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U.S. Outlook: Emerging markets turmoil returns

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Flea market scene in Argentina, with lots of shoppers milling about.

Emerging markets turmoil returned with a vengeance this week, and it’s more than a simple “taper tantrum” this time around.

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Investment Insights: Earnings are ripe and Tesla smells musky

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Black Tesla Model S electric car at a Tesla supercharger changing station.

Stock markets are nearing all-time highs again as the surge in earnings continues.

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U.S. Outlook: Job growth cools in July

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Sun-drenched shot of workers hurrying across a bridge at the start of the workday.

Despite the miss on the headline job growth last month, it is impossible to describe the labor market as soft.

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