All Posts Tagged: Federal Reserve

Investment Insights: Take a deep breath

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Two concerned stock traders - man and a woman - staring at a monitor.

The decline has already erased the entirety of 2018 gains for the S&P 500, after investors enjoyed a return of 7.55% in the first 26 days of the year.

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U.S. Outlook: Is this still a Goldilocks expansion?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing rise in hourly earnings (percentages) per month.

Jobs creation accelerated as 2018 got underway, with 200K net new jobs created last month.

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Investment Insights: Which weighs more — a black swan or gray rhino?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Lone black swan floating lazily on a pond.

Cautionary tales seem to have crept their way back into markets.

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Instant Analysis: FOMC statement and decision for January

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
View of a eagle statue on Federal Reserve building in DC

This was Janet Yellen’s last FOMC meeting, and the decision was unanimous.

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