Posts Tagged ‘us economy’

Markets to take positive stance on growth-friendly US policy changes

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

By Michael Stanes, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management

Benign economic conditions, strong corporate earnings results (more…)

US recession risks are rising but how likely an outcome?

Monday, February 15th, 2016

By David Absolon, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management


Headline payroll figure masks healthy US jobs report

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Schroders' Chief Economist, Keith Wade, comments on US employment data, which showed that payrolls rose less than expected last month (more…)

A tale of two labour markets: the UK and US

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Tomorrow, in a speech to the Henry Jackson Society in Parliament, external MPC member Kristin Forbes will explore the similarities and differences between the US and UK Labour markets (more…)

UK unemployment falls to 5.1% whilst US inflation declines

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what today’s global economic updates mean for investors:


Fixed Income Focus: Outlook for 2016

Monday, November 16th, 2015

US economy to retain its role as the engine of global growth in 2016


Consumers Anticipate Better Labor Market, Mixed Inflation Outcomes – NY Fed

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Inflation and household income expectations fall says NY Fed


Earnings Season: An early look at the US…

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

We are starting to see some positive developments on the earnings front


US payrolls pain

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Lisa Hornby, fixed income fund manager based in Schroders' New York office, comments on today's US non-farm payroll report, as worse than expected numbers push out expectations for the first Fed rate rise: (more…)

Speaker Boehner Readies Final Sellout As Debt Ceiling Debacle Looms

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

By Stefan Gleason

It's campaign season, and that means non-stop media coverage of candidate polls, quips, gaffes, tweets, emails, controversies, lies, and scandals. It all makes for a good soap opera. (more…)

A maturing US corporate credit cycle calls for active credit selection

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

By David Absolon, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management

Diverging from recent trends, the US investment grade corporate market has underperformed US treasuries year-to-date. (more…)

Citibank Calls for Helicopter Money Drops across Globe

Monday, September 21st, 2015

By Stefan Gleason of Money Metals Exchange

A quietly panicking Janet Yellen and the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided the US economy still isn’t ready for an interest rate hike last week (more…)

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