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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 […]

Retail Spending Strong, Growth Emerging From Diverse Sectors

  I RETAIL SALES OCTOBER 2019 I Research Brief Retail Spending Strong, Growth Emerging From Diverse Sectors I Consumer spending active in midst of uncertainty. For the second consecutive month, core retail sales generated 4.5 percent annual growth as the softening economic outlook had little effect on shopping habits. While spending has moderated relative to […]

Record-Low Unemployment Propels Demand for Commercial Real Estate

  I EMPLOYMENT OCTOBER 2019 I Research Brief Record-Low Unemployment Propels Demand for Commercial Real Estate I Job growth continues at subdued but consistent pace. Organizations added about 136,000 positions in September, slightly down from the 168,000 roles filled in August. The more modest rate of employment growth nevertheless exceeded the number of new entrants […]