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Real Wage Growth & Election Risk
Higher inflation won’t cause the Fed to hike rates. It is more likely to cut them because core PCE inflation is below 2%. Real wage growth fell, but consumers are still confident.
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Small Businesses Expect Big Increase In Real Sales
The coronavirus has done extreme damage to Chinese economic activity in Q1 as it flirts with the possibility of negative GDP growth.
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We Will Never Reach Full Employment?
Hiring was solid in December. Don’t worry about the decline in job openings. They were too high in 2018 and are just normalizing.
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Consumers Had The Widest Financial Improvement In At Least 44 Years
Q4 earnings season has been good for the most part.
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Big Negative Benchmark Revision
Job creation from April 2018 to March 2019 was revised lower by 514,000. This was the biggest downgrade in payrolls growth since 2009.
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The Economy Isn’t The Most Important Issue Facing The Country
Consumers aren’t worried about the economy because the labor market is sound as jobless claims are low. They are helped by low rates; when a household refinances, it gets extra discretionary spending power each month.
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