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Economic Perspective on May 2018 Job Report

6/ 4/ 2018

By John Beuerlein, chief economist, Pohlad Companies The stronger than expected May employment report that was released on June 1 showed non-farm payrolls increased 223,000 during May. This reinforces the likelihood that the Fed will increase the Federal Funds rate… Continue Reading

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Economic Perspective on April 2018 Job Report

5/ 10/ 2018

By John Beuerlein, chief economist, Pohlad Companies The initial reading for 1Q-18 GDP is 2.3 percent, down from the 4Q-17 reading of 2.9 percent. This was somewhat expected as first-quarter GDP has exhibited weakness in five of the last six… Continue Reading