All Posts Tagged: manufacturing

Instant Analysis: U.S. employment report for July

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Young professional woman smiling at a colleague

The job number for July was not as strong as one would expect given the sharp drop in initial jobless claims on the month.

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U.S. Outlook: Manufacturing’s window into the economy

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing avg weekly hours of manufacturing workers

Want to see something striking about the health and direction of the economy? Look into recent industrial production and manufacturing data.

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Instant Analysis: June employment report

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Man and woman in corporate attire waiting for job interviews.

It has been a long time coming, but we finally got a jobs report that blew away even the most optimistic analyst expectations in June.

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Instant Analysis: GDP revision for Q1

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
worker in warehouse

In short, the terrible number on GDP is ugly reading, but does not alter the outlook for GDP growth going forward.

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