All Posts Tagged: Recession

Instant Analysis: Employment report for September

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
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The extent and consistency of this softening in monthly job gains will give the FOMC pause about raising interest rates in the face of a slowing economic environment. 

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U.S. Outlook: More signs of weakness in global production

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing quarterly GDP performance, both actual and forecast

We received more confirmation this week that global manufacturing activity in September continues to slow, though there are no clear signs, yet, of a global recession.

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5 ideas to help you prepare for slow times

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
Waitress in pink uniform leaning on empty counter fiddling with her gum as she waits for a customer.

Slow times. Every business has them. The question is: How do you cope with them?

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Market insight: Have we entered a ‘corrective’ period?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
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At this point we are revisiting the pullback experienced in January, and, in our view, a period of consolidation is long overdue but difficult to time.

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