• China would see 'blue skies ahead' if it accepts all US demands, Fed's Bullard says

    3 monthes ago - By CNBC

    St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard expressed optimism that the United States and China will reach a deal to end their trade war.
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  • Philly Fed: State Coincident Indexes increased in 44 states in April

    Philly Fed: State Coincident Indexes increased in 44 states in April

    3 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the Philly Fed :
    The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia has released the coincident indexes for the 50 states for April 2019. Over the past three months, the indexes increased in 46 states and decreased in four, for a three-month diffusion index of 84. In the past month, the indexes increased in 44 states, decreased in four states, and remained stable in two, for a one-month diffusion index of 80.
    emphasis added Note: These are coincident indexes constructed from state employment data. An explanation from the Philly Fed:
    The coincident indexes combine four state-level indicators to...
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