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Comerica Economic Weekly

October is often an “interesting” month for financial markets. No exception this year. At week’s end, global equity prices appear to have settled after a major slide. The yield on 10-year Treasury bonds dipped below 2.0 percent on Wednesday and … Continue reading

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October 2014, Comerica U.S. Economic Update

Coupling, Decoupling, Reverberations and Over-Steer Increased awareness of downside risk has shaken financial markets since mid-September. The S&P 500 Index has declined nearly 7 percent from its September 18 peak at 2011 to October 14 at 1882. Likewise, Treasury bond … Continue reading

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Comerica Economic Weekly

We had a light economic data calendar this week, but financial markets were very much in the news. Dominating the economic news was the release of the Federal Open Market Committee’s minutes from their meeting of September 16/17. In the … Continue reading

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Comerica Economic Weekly

We had plenty of data to digest this week, most of which was positive. Even though some metrics declined, the dips were generally from very strong levels and not indicative of an enduring downshift in economic activity. Next week’s calendar … Continue reading

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September U.S. Employment, ISM Non-MF, August International Trade

Solid Economic Data Supports Stabilizing Stock Market, Decoupling, Fedspeak The September Payroll Employment Survey showed a gain of 248,000 jobs. July and August revised up. The Unemployment Rate for September dropped to 5.9 percent. The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index for September … Continue reading

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September ADP Employment, ISM-MF Index, August Construction Spending

Solid Q3 Data Keeps the Fed on Track for Policy Pivot The September ADP Employment Report showed a solid gain of 213,000 private-sector jobs. The ISM-Manufacturing Index for September fell to a still-positive 56.6, indicating improving conditions. Total Construction Spending … Continue reading

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Comerica Economic Weekly

U.S. economic data released over the last full week of September were consistent with ongoing GDP expansion. However, the data was somewhat nuanced, and subject to interpretation. The interpretation of housing-related data is challenging. The real face of the housing … Continue reading

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August New and Existing Home Sales

New Home Sales Jump in August, Existing Sales Cooler New Home Sales for August jumped by 18.0 percent, to an annual rate of 504,000. Existing Homes Sales dipped by 1.8 percent in August, to hit an annual rate of 5.05 … Continue reading

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Comerica Economic Weekly

U.S. economic data released in early September remains consistent with ongoing moderate economic expansion. The miss in August payroll employment last week, coming in at +142,000 jobs, was countered today by better than expected retail sales. Today’s retail sales report … Continue reading

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September 2014, Comerica U.S. Economic Update

The Miss, the Pivot, the De-Synchronization, the Drag and the End of Slack U.S. payroll employment increased by only 142,000 in August, missing the consensus expectation of about 215,000. The weaker-than-expected jobs report breaks the chain of six consecutive +200K … Continue reading

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