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Financial News for the Week of February 21, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK COVID-19 continues to pose challenges for China’s economy as well as global manufacturing supply chains. Factories have been slow to open as quarantines keep workers at home. While the situation on the ground appears to be improving, global supply chains are sta
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Financial News for the Week of February 14, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK Risk sentiment turned positive this week, as investors took developments related to the Covid-19 virus and a mixed bag of U.S. data in stride. Among the data reports, the NFIB survey indicated that American small businesses entered 2020 on solid footing, with th
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Financial News for the Week of February 7, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK U.S. manufacturing activity expanded in January for the first time since July and the services sector was the strongest since August. The coronavirus outbreak continued to disrupt trade and supply chains, impact financial markets, and force multinational compani
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Financial News for the Week of January 31, 2020

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK The American economy grew by 2.1% in Q4 according to the advance estimate. While growth has been steady around 2% for the past three quarters, the headline masks a softening consumer spending trend, alongside declining investment. The recent U.S.-
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Financial News for the Week of January 24, 2020

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK Markets were focused on the progress of the new coronavirus in China, with few economic headlines in the U.S.. It is still early days, but it is likely the important efforts to contain the disease will crimp economic growth in China. Existing home
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Financial News for the Week of January 17, 2020

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK Data releases over the week reinforce the main themes in the U.S. economy: solid consumption, housing market recovery, faltering business investment and soft inflation. The phase one trade deal was formally signed, committing China to increase its
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Financial News for the Week of January 10, 2020

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK The U.S. economy continued to churn out jobs at a solid pace. Non-farm employment grew by 1.6% over 2019, marking only a slight deceleration from the 1.7% recorded in 2018. The services side of the economy also continued to fare better than its ma
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Financial News for the Week of January 3, 2020

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK It was a relatively light week on economic data. The merchandise trade deficit narrowed in November, suggesting some upside risk to real GDP growth in the fourth quarter. Still, activity in the manufacturing sector continues to come in on the weak
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Financial News for the Week of December 20, 2019

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK The House’s impeachment of President Trump did little to detract from broader economic optimism. U.S. equity markets reached new highs this week. Housing and consumer spending data released this week confirmed the narrative of resilient U.S. house
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Financial News for the Week of December 13, 2019

FINANCIAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK The U.S. and China reached a partial trade deal. The U.S. will reduce tariffs from 15% to 7.5% on $120 billion of Chinese imports and cancel the tariffs that were to be imposed on December 15th. In exchange, China will increase its imports of U.S.
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