Instant Analysis: Jobs report for December

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Busy office setting with several well-dressed stock traders checking activity on their computer terminals.

The labor market continues to firm but is not yet at the overheating stage.

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Investment Insights: Excerpts from our 2018 outlook

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Small vessel heading out into open sea with clouds on the horizon

Our view is that U.S. growth will pick up steam, particularly as the tax cuts foster business investment and economic data continues on to stronger footing.

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U.S. Outlook: Tax reform reaches the finish line

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
graph showing rise of debt as percentage of US GDP

This is largely a corporate tax cut bill with temporary personal income tax relief mixed in.

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Down payment options 101

Victor Polich
Mortgage Banking
Young mother at kitchen table working on laptop while her baby watches from a high chair.

When you’re buying a home, the difference between your loan amount and the purchase price is called the down payment.

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