Market Insight Quarterly | Third Quarter 2019

Stocks Stall, Yields Fall Amid Economic Mixed Signals U.S. economy sends mixed signals. Gross domestic product (GDP) rose 2% in the second quarter. Consumer spending added 3 percentage points to overall growth, while trade and inventories were a 1.6 percentage point...

Market Insight Quarterly | Second Quarter 2019

Stocks Rise, Rates Fall as Investors Position for Lower Rates U.S. economy sends mixed signals amid uncertainty. Second quarter data continued to paint the picture of a slowing but still growing economy. First quarter gross domestic product (GDP) rose 3.1%, according...

Market Insight Quarterly | First Quarter 2019

STOCKS REBOUND AMID MIXED ECONOMIC SIGNALS U.S. economy sent mixed signals amid uncertainty.Fourth quarter gross domestic product (GDP) rose 2.2% from the prior quarter on an annualized basis,below the initial 2.6% reading reported on February 28.GDP grew 2.9% overall...

Market Insight Quarterly | Fourth Quarter 2018

STOCKS SLIDE MOST SINCE 2011, EVEN AMID SOLID ECONOMIC DATA U.S. economy posts robust third-quarter growth. Gross domestic product (GDP) increased 3.4% in the third quarter on an annualized basis, capping its strongest two quarters of growth in four years. The...

Third Quarter 2018 In Review | Market Insight Quarterly

Stocks, Rates Rise As Economic Growth Boosts Risk Appetite U.S. economy posts fastest growth since 2014. Gross domestic product (GDP) grew 4.2% in the second quarter, its strongest growth since the third quarter of 2014. The increase in GDP was fueled by a pickup in...