Monday Economic Report

  • Monday Economic Report - November 7, 2016

    07 November 2016 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 2.9 percent at the annual rate in the third quarter, up from 1.4 percent in the second quarter and its fastest pace in two years.

  • Monday Economic Report - October 31, 2016

    31 October 2016 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 2.9 percent at the annual rate in the third quarter, up from 1.4 percent in the second quarter and its fastest pace in two years.

  • Monday Economic Report - October 24, 2016

    24 October 2016 | eNewsletter

    As expected, manufacturing production rebounded slightly in September, up 0.2 percent, after declining 0.5 percent in August.

  • Monday Economic Report - October 17, 2016

    17 October 2016 | eNewsletter

    The American consumer has been one of the bright spots in an otherwise sluggish pace of economic growth over the past year.

  • Monday Economic Report - October 11, 2016

    11 October 2016 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 1.4 percent at the annual rate in the second quarter, up from 1.1 percent in the prior estimate, according to the latest revision from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

  • Monday Economic Report - October 3, 2016

    03 October 2016 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 1.4 percent at the annual rate in the second quarter, up from 1.1 percent in the prior estimate, according to the latest revision from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

  • Monday Economic Report - September 26, 2016

    26 September 2016 | eNewsletter

    The biggest economic news last week was also the most predictable. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) left short-term interest rates unchanged at the conclusion of its September 20–21 meeting as expected.

  • Monday Economic Report - September 19, 2016

    19 September 2016 | eNewsletter

    Much of the data out last week continued a trend of disappointing releases about the current state of the economy, particularly for August.

  • Monday Economic Report - September 12, 2016

    12 September 2016 | eNewsletter

    Last week served as a pause from the heavier economic releases the past several weeks, giving us some time to process recent data. For the most part, the state of the economy remains complicated, with some signs of progress but also lingering challenges keeping our optimism in check.

  • Monday Economic Report - September 6, 2016

    06 September 2016 | eNewsletter

    After some encouraging signs of economic progress in recent weeks, leading to a narrative that manufacturing was beginning to stabilize, data out last week served as another reminder that challenges persist.

  • Monday Economic Report - August 29, 2016

    29 August 2016 | eNewsletter

    Economic signals last week were mixed, but the overall picture remains the same—a midsummer economy that is struggling to gain traction after an underwhelming first half.

  • Monday Economic Report - August 22, 2016

    22 August 2016 | eNewsletter

    The world’s eyes have been focused on Brazil over recent weeks with the Rio Olympics providing an interesting reflection of some of the major economies around the world in 2016.

  • Monday Economic Report - August 15, 2016

    15 August 2016 | eNewsletter

    There were a few encouraging economic reports released last week, with each suggesting that activity has picked up after struggling earlier in the year. Friday’s job numbers were relatively strong for the second straight month.

  • Monday Economic Report - August 8, 2016

    08 August 2016 | eNewsletter

    There were a few encouraging economic reports released last week, with each suggesting that activity has picked up after struggling earlier in the year. Friday’s job numbers were relatively strong for the second straight month.

  • Monday Economic Report - July 25, 2016

    25 July 2016 | eNewsletter

    Later this week, we will get our first read on real GDP growth for the second quarter, which is likely to be around 2.8 percent at the annual rate.