All Posts Tagged: stock market

World economics and the ongoing volatility in the equity markets

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
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Events within emerging market economies have dramatically increased global market volatility.

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U.S. Outlook: Tallying up the damage from financial panic

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing large drop in China stock market capitalization

Global investor confidence rapidly eroded this week before recovering some poise by week end, doing noticeable damage to global and U.S. stock market wealth.

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U.S. Outlook: Financial volatility takes center stage

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing dramatic rises and falls in Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index in recent years.

The drama unfolding in Greece and China is dominating the headlines and has relegated the discussion of Fed liftoff to the back pages of the newspaper.

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Instant Analysis: Janet Yellen seeks flexibility on rate hike timing

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Upward view of Capitol building and steps, with blue sky and puffy clouds in the background.

Janet Yellen did not stray far from the content of the January FOMC minutes in her Congressional testimony this week.

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