All Posts Tagged: factory orders

Instant Analysis: Fed Chair Powell open to reducing rates

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, speaking at a conference at the Chicago Fed, said the Fed is willing to consider cutting interest rates to keep the U.S. expansion intact. He went on to say that the Fed is closely monitoring rising global trade disputes and the potential fallout on the U.S. economy.

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Investment Insights: Don’t forget about risk

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Overhead shot above very tall skyscrapers in Shanghai, with view of nearby river surrounding the cityscape.

Nothing seems to be able to stop the recent climb in stock markets.

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U.S. Outlook: Light at the end of the tunnel

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing recent rise in S&P 500 stock price index

The hurricanes put a temporary hold on the labor market expansion for September, but the economic data released this week already point to a solid rebound in economic activity.

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