Articles by Robert Hughes
A disappointing December jobs report suggests slow growth for consumer spending and the overall economy.
The ISM’s nonmanufacturing NMI rose in December, but details are mixed suggesting slow growth and a cautious outlook.
The ISM’s manufacturing PMI fell again in December, extending the weak results over the last several months. Tepid trade and soft global growth are keeping risks elevated.
Manufacturing output jumped in November but it’s too early to tell if growth will be sustained.