• By Economy   -   Jan 21, 2019

    HAPPY HOLIDAY

    Economy.com's U.S. offices are closed Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. birthday observance.

    Economy
  • By Economy   -   Jan 21, 2019

    ASIA-PACIFIC DAILY BRIEFING: CHINA'S LOSS OF MOMENTUM

    Fourth quarter GDP growth cooled to 6.4% y/y, with investment a major drag.

    Investment, Asia, China, Invest, Investments
  • By Economy   -   Jan 21, 2019

    U.S. ECONOMIC DATA AFFECTED BY PARTIAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN FOR 1/21/19

    No indicators due this day are delayed.

    Indices, Government, Data
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    DELEVERAGING BY MEDIUM-GRADE CREDITS MAY EXTEND THE BUSINESS CYCLE UPTURN

    Consumer sentiment has also reached the lowest level during President Trump's administration.

    Credit, Credits, Business
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    ECONOMIC ROUNDUP: 28 DAYS LATER

    This shutdown hurts, but a bigger problem is brewing.

  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    U.S. WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS AND PREVIEW, JANUARY 18, 2019

    December may have been an ugly month for existing-home sales.

    Sale
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    LATIN AMERICA ECONOMIC PREVIEW: 21-25 JANUARY

    Argentina's economy continues to contract while Mexico's loses steam.

    Economy
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CANADA WEEKLY: STARTING OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT

    A bounty of ominous leading indicators and downside risks ring in the new year.

    Indices
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    EUROPE WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS AND PREVIEW, 18 JANUARY, 2019

    Brexit developments are likely to overshadow even the ECB policy meeting.

    Europe
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    STOCKS AND SHUTDOWN DELIVER A BLOW TO U.S. CONSUMER SENTIMENT

    The Michigan survey dropped to its lowest since 2016.

  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    EUROPE DAILY BRIEFING: BLAME BLACK FRIDAY, AGAIN

    U.K. retail sales plunged in December because consumers Christmas-shopped in November instead.

    Sale, Europe
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    SURPRISING STRENGTH IN U.S. MANUFACTURING IN DECEMBER

    After a few weak months, output popped to end 2018.

  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    ASIA-PACIFIC WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS AND PREVIEW, 18 JANUARY, 2019

    China's economy is on an entrenched cooling trend.

    Trends, Asia, Economy, Trend, China
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    UPDATING THE PROBABILITIES OF OUR BREXIT SCENARIOS

    A full-customs union remains the most likely way forward.

  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    GETTING THE YIPS ABOUT RECESSION

    Nervous markets, CFOs and some economists appear to be jumping the gun about a U.S. downturn.

    Market, Marketing
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    U.S. ECONOMIC DATA AFFECTED BY PARTIAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN FOR 1/18/19

    No indicators due this day are delayed.

    Indices, Government, Data
  • By Economy   -   Jan 18, 2019

    ASIA-PACIFIC DAILY BRIEFING: JAPAN'S INFLATION PULLS BACK A NOTCH

    Lower headline and core inflation mean hitting the BoJs 2% inflation target is unlikely.

    Japan, Asia
  • By Economy   -   Jan 17, 2019

    ECONOMIC ROUNDUP: KEEP COUNTING ON CLAIMS

    Initial claims remain low, suggesting the economy is weathering the shutdown.

    Economy
  • By Economy   -   Jan 17, 2019

    EQUITIES AND HIGH-YIELD BONDS EXTEND THEIR RALLIES

    The Baa industrial spread currently exceeds 83% of its monthlong averages since 1986, while the high-yield spread tops a much smaller...

    Bond, Industry, Bonds, Industries
  • By Economy   -   Jan 17, 2019

    MOODY'S ANALYTICS: 2019 U.S. MACRO OUTLOOK-FROM VIRTUOUS TO VICIOUS CYCLE

    The next recession is coming into view but probably will not arrive in the coming year as many seem to fear.

    Macro