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Retailers Optimize Shopping Platforms, Lifting Sales and Customer Engagement

    I RETAIL SALES DECEMBER 2019 I Research Brief Retailers Optimize Shopping Platforms, Lifting Sales and Customer Engagement I Evolving shopping behavior drives spending to record high. Sales growth for Black Friday and Cyber Monday neared 20 percent as consumers sustained robust spending patterns. Digital channels delivered strong growth during the four-day weekend, with […]

Strong Fourth Quarter Job Creation Bolsters 2020 Real Estate Outlook

    I EMPLOYMENT DECEMBER 2019 I Research Brief Strong Fourth Quarter Job Creation Bolsters 2020 Real Estate Outlook I Job creation soars in November. The U.S. economy added 266,000 positions in November, the largest monthly gain since January. The surge in hiring was lifted by the resolution of the General Motors-United Auto Workers Union […]

Fed Issues Third Rate Cut, Sustains Prospect of Continued Growth

    I FINANCIAL MARKETS OCTOBER 2019 I Research Brief Fed Issues Third Rate Cut, Sustains Prospect of Continued Growth I Fed remains accommodative. In an effort to lengthen the economic runway, the Federal Reserve on Oct. 30 cut the overnight rate by 25 basis points for the third time in 100 days. Domestic growth […]

Fed Delivers Third Rate Cut, Sustains Prospect of Continued Growth

  I FINANCIAL MARKETS OCTOBER 2019 I Research Brief Fed Delivers Third Rate Cut, Sustains Prospect of Continued Growth I Fed remains accommodative. In an effort to lengthen the economic runway, the Federal Reserve on Oct. 30 cut the overnight rate by 25 basis points for the third time in 100 days. Domestic growth has […]