All Posts Tagged: stock market

U.S. Outlook: Gearing up for the big week ahead

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
chart showing upward trend in S&P 500 stock price index.

An advanced estimate of first-quarter GDP and the April FOMC decision will be among the activities to watch next week.

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Investment Insights: Excerpts from our February report

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
blue electronic display of stock market activity with outdoor urban scene reflected on the glassy surface.

The present sell-off feels very much like the 11% decline in the S&P 500 that took place in August 2015.

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Instant Analysis: FOMC statement for January

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Crowd of people going to work

I think the Fed is on hold right now and hasn’t made up its mind yet about the global market volatility and economic developments in China.

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U.S. Outlook: Keep one eye on the fundamentals

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing rises and falls - especially recently - in U.S. gas prices.

It’s important to remember that the stock market and the oil market are not the U.S. economy.

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