All Posts Tagged: global markets

Investment Insights: Excerpts from our September report

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Closeup on the eagle sculpture near top of the Federal Reserve building in Washington.

Markets still appear to be coasting sideways as they await more definite news on rates and the overall economic outlook.

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U.S. Outlook: The vote is in

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing upward trend in Q2 GDP

The Brexit vote is in. Markets around the world rallied yesterday as it appeared from numerous polls that the vote would sway toward the remain camp. But when the vote was finally tallied, the leave camp took the day. Key observations: The financial market reaction has been swift, and the U.S. market will not be […]

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U.S. Outlook: Dark clouds on the horizon

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing projected slowdown in job growth in next few quarters

Financial volatility is on the rise and uncertainty is high enough to keep the FOMC in a holding pattern until the storm clouds dissipate.

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Instant Analysis: Results of the March FOMC meeting

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Bar graph showing Fed Funds Rate outlook for next 2 years

The Federal Reserve decided not to hike the Fed funds target rate at the March FOMC meeting today, as widely expected.

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