FOMC Stays Course: Another Hike in December, Three in 2019
FMI’s commentary on today’s FOMC post-meeting statement and Powell’s news conference.
Data Round-Up: Real Equipment Likely Up +5% in 18Q3, Real GDP Near +3.5%
FMI’s analyses of today’s August Durable Goods Orders, August Advance Indicators (Goods-trade, wholesale & retail inventories), and Third Report of 18Q2 GDP as well as the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results.
Data Round-Up: Real Consumption on Track for +3.5% Growth in 18Q3
FMI’s analyses of today’s August Personal Income & Consumption report and September Chicago Purchasing Managers Index, as well as our Summary of major data released in September and Schedule of major data reports in October.
Data Round-Up: Even with Lackluster August Retail, Real Consumption Likely Up +3.5% in 18Q3
FMI’s analyses of this morning’s August Retail Sales, July Business Inventories, and August Industrial Production reports as well as our reviews of August Bank Lending & Money Supply data and August U.S. Dollar and Trade Prices results.
Fed’s ‘Third Mandate’ Will Compel Continued Tightening
FMI’s commentary on progress toward the Fed’s mandates, including the mostly-forgotten third one.
Data Round-Up: PMI Defies Trade War Fears to Surge to Cycle-High
FMI’s analysis of this morning’s August PMI and July Construction reports, as well as our Preview of the rest of this week’s major data releases
Data Round-Up: Trade Pendulum Swings, to Cut -1% from 18Q3 GDP
FMI’s analyses of this morning’s July International Trade report and August Vehicle Sales.
August Employment Analysis: Healthy Job Gains, Improving Wages Will Keep Fed Rate Hikes Coming
FMI’s analysis of today’s August Employment.
Data Round-Up: Regional Surveys Show Solid Momentum Overall in August
FMI’s analyses of today’s August Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (and other regional surveys) as well as our Summary of major data released in August and Schedule of major data reports in September.