All Posts Tagged: inflation

Instant Analysis: October FOMC statement

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Front view of the Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC

The headlines will be trumpeting the end of QE3, but that was already widely anticipated by the markets and economic analysts.

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U.S. Outlook: Disinflation — what do the tea leaves say?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing fluctuations in the Import Price Index.

Now is a good time to review in more detail what the latest tea leaves are saying about the direction of future U.S. prices.

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U.S. Outlook: Factoring in a global downturn

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
graph showing recent rise in volatility index.

Financial market volatility has returned with a vengeance. And many signs suggest it could be around for a while.

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U.S. Outlook: Fear replaces greed on Wall Street

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing upward trend in investor confidence over last several years.

The markdown of the global growth outlook for this year hit like a grenade on the stock market this week.

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