All Posts Tagged: economy

U.S. Outlook: Bracing for a hawkish FOMC meeting

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Upscale shopping center with empty parking spaces in front.

There are growing signs of moderation in some U.S. economic indicators, such as home sales and prices, but business sentiment and consumer confidence remain high.

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Investment Insights: A little less synchronized

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Outdoor, temporary market in Argentina with rugged mountain range in the background.

The economic gap between developed and emerging economies seems to be widening, and it may not bode well for global growth prospects.

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U.S. Outlook: Consumers are on a roll

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Crowds of shoppers walking in a mall, focusing on their walking legs.

Consumer spending has been robust. But how long can it last?

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Investment Insights: Running in place

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Sideways closeup of electronic display of currencies with red arrows showing decreases.

Rates are back on the march as the 10-year Treasury yield approaches the 3% mark for the fourth time this year.

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