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Economic Commentary on November 2018 Employment Report

12/ 10/ 2018

By John Beuerlein, chief economist, Pohlad Companies Although market volatility has remained elevated since the beginning of 4Q-18, ongoing U.S. economic reports indicate that fundamentals remain steady.  To be sure, however, trade tensions and various geo-political events are creating substantial… Continue Reading

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Economic Commentary on October 2018 Employment Report

11/ 5/ 2018

By John Beuerlein, chief economist, Pohlad Companies Not surprisingly, the strong October Employment report released November 2 reversed the weak September report that was influenced by the impact of Hurricane Florence. Just as the September report overstated the weakness in… Continue Reading

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Economic Commentary: September 2018 Employment Report

10/ 8/ 2018

By John Beuerlein, chief economist, Pohlad Companies The impact of Hurricane Florence is influencing several of the current economic reports and will likely continue to do so for the next few months. As a case in point, the Employment Report… Continue Reading