Overall, the Economic Indicators Dashboard reflects a resilient U.S. economy on the eve of the U.S. election and November Federal Reserve meeting.
Post-election outlook for interest rates and bonds – and why we believe now’s not the time to dump bonds
The sharp rise in interest rates since the Nov. 8 elections has been challenging for many bondholders. Help your clients avoid knee-jerk “sell” decisions in response.
Overall the U.S. economy appears to be healthy based on the latest reading of the Economic Indicators Dashboard.
Volatility subsided in July as the markets shrugged off near-tem concerns regarding the economic impact of Brexit.
The key indicators in the Economic Indicators Dashboard reflected the volatility investors experienced in June 2016.
With the U.S. economy continuing on its path of moderate growth and U.S. equity markets (Russell 3000® Index) posting their third straight month of positive returns in May 2016, the Economic Indicators Dashboard currently shows no warning signs.
The April 2016 reading of the Economic Indicators Dashboard reflects that the economy continues to appear to be in healthy shape, however it will be watched very closely as the Federal Reserve decides timing of the next interest rates hike.