Monday Economic Report

  • Monday Economic Report - February 22, 2016

    22 February 2016 | eNewsletter

    Manufacturing production rose 0.5 percent in January, rebounding from softness in the second half of 2015 and providing a little encouragement at the start of 2016.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 16, 2016

    16 February 2016 | eNewsletter

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 8.3 percent year-to-date and has fallen 12.8 percent since reaching an all-time high on May 19, 2015.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 8, 2016

    08 February 2016 | eNewsletter

    It is amazing how quickly the economic narrative changed on Friday morning with the release of new jobs numbers. There had been a steady drumbeat of bad news recently, particularly in light of global weaknesses and falling commodity prices.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 25, 2016

    25 January 2016 | eNewsletter

    Financial market analysts are worried about a possible global slowdown, with Chinese equities continuing to plummet and crude oil prices closing the week below $30 per barrel.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 19, 2016

    19 January 2016 | eNewsletter

    Financial market analysts are worried about a possible global slowdown, with Chinese equities continuing to plummet and crude oil prices closing the week below $30 per barrel.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 11, 2016

    11 January 2016 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 2.0 percent in the third quarter, according to the latest revision from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 28, 2015

    28 December 2015 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew 2.0 percent in the third quarter, according to the latest revision from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 21, 2015

    21 December 2015 | eNewsletter

    The NAM Manufacturing Outlook Index declined from 45.8 in September to 40.5 in the most recent survey, falling below the historical average for the second consecutive quarter.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 14, 2015

    14 December 2015 | eNewsletter

    The overall November jobs numbers were widely interpreted as a positive for the U.S. economy—a sign that the labor market in general is moving in the right direction.

  • Monday Economic Report - December 7, 2015

    07 December 2015 | eNewsletter

    The overall November jobs numbers were widely interpreted as a positive for the U.S. economy—a sign that the labor market in general is moving in the right direction.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 30, 2015

    30 November 2015 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy grew somewhat faster than originally thought in the third quarter, up 2.1 percent instead of the prior estimate of 1.5 percent.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 23, 2015

    23 November 2015 | eNewsletter

    There were some modest signs of progress to note in recent data, including a rebound in manufacturing production in October.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 16, 2015

    16 November 2015 | eNewsletter

    As we approach the all-important holiday spending season for retailers, analysts will be looking closely for clues to gauge how much Americans will be willing to open their wallets.

  • Monday Economic Report - November 9, 2015

    09 November 2015 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy slowed in the third quarter, growing just 1.5 percent after rebounding more strongly by 3.9 percent in the second quarter. 

  • Monday Economic Report - November 2, 2015

    02 November 2015 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy slowed in the third quarter, growing just 1.5 percent after rebounding more strongly by 3.9 percent in the second quarter.