All Posts Tagged: Fed funds

Instant Analysis: September FOMC statement and projections

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Shot of the Federal Reserve on a sunny day.

The FOMC is preparing the markets for another rate hike before the end of the year.

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Instant Analysis: Employment report for August

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Modern, busy office with several people at desks, as young woman rushes by in a blur.

Overall, it’s a weaker-than-expected jobs report for August that showed renewed softening in the goods-producing side of the economy.

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Instant Analysis: April’s FOMC statement

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
View from the street of the Federal Reserve building on a sunny day.

I believe the FOMC took some very minor baby steps today toward paving the way toward another rate hike before too long.

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U.S. Outlook: Start the pre-game show

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing total nonfarm job openings as of July 2015

Next week’s FOMC decision on interest rates has attracted as much pre-kickoff commentary as a big game.

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