• A $1.2 trillion money manager has a wake-up call for anyone who's bullish

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Northern Trust Wealth Management recently downgraded its forecasts for the US economy.
    The investor doesn't expect a recession but says the benefits of tax reform will likely be front-end loaded and may benefit capital markets more than economic growth.
    "We downgraded our growth forecast for the US, developed ex-US, and emerging markets because we think expectations have perhaps gotten a little bit ahead of reality," Katie Nixon, the chief investment officer at Northern Trust Wealth Management, told Business Insider.
    The Trump bump for the US economy may soon flatten.
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  • Will $100 oil kill the US economy?

    Will $100 oil kill the US economy?

    5 days ago - By RT

    Brent is nearing $80 per barrel and some analyst see $100 not far off. That raises the question about how much of a dent high oil prices will make in the US economy.
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