Monday Economic Report

  • Monday Economic Report - December 19, 2016

    19 December 2016 | eNewsletter

    After a burst of post-election enthusiasm, several reports out last week reminded us that the economy continues to have some challenges, despite recent progress.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 12, 2016

    12 December 2016 | eNewsletter

    With the holiday season approaching, financial markets continue to gift us with new all-time highs, boosted by cautious optimism in the outlook and healthy gains in a number of economic indicators.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 5, 2016

    05 December 2016 | eNewsletter

    We have seen a steady stream of good economic numbers in the past few weeks, and the data that came out last week was no exception.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 28, 2016

    28 November 2016 | eNewsletter

    There was a lot to be thankful for last week, with a number of positive economic indicators to report. Americans appear to be cautiously optimistic about growth moving forward.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 21, 2016

    21 November 2016 | eNewsletter

    In the post-election economic environment, financial markets have expressed a sense of cautious optimism.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 14, 2016

    15 November 2016 | eNewsletter

    In a week with little new data, the surprising upset in the general election dominated both headlines and financial market discussions.

  • 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.