Weekly Economic Outlook

Weekly Economic Outlook 2017-05-01T17:51:08+00:00

Economic Outlook – 12 June 2022

USA • The Consumer Price Index rose 1.0% MoM in May, a lot more than the already solid +0.7% print expected by consensus. This came after a 0.3% increase the prior month. Prices in the [...]

Economic Outlook – 5 June 2022

USA • Retail sales increased 0.9% in April on top of an upwardly revised gain of 1.4% in March. The April increase in sales could not be entirely attributed to higher prices. Overall consumer prices [...]

Economic Outlook – 22 May 2022

USA • Retail sales increased 0.9% in April on top of an upwardly revised gain of 1.4% in March. The April increase in sales could not be entirely attributed to higher prices. Overall consumer prices [...]

Economic Outlook – 15 May 2022

USA • The Consumer Price Index rose 0.3% MoM in April, slightly more than the +0.2% print expected by consensus. This came after a 1.2% increase in March, the biggest monthly jump since September 2005. [...]

Economic Outlook – 8 May 2022

USA • Nonfarm payrolls rose 428K in April, more than the +380K print expected by consensus. This positive surprise was partly offset by a 39K downward revision of previous months’ results. Employment in the goods [...]

Economic Outlook – 1 May 2022

USA • First quarter GDP was the disappointing marquee release this week, but there were plenty of silver linings. The consensus was for weak, but still positive, growth. Instead, the U.S. economy retreated by 1.4% [...]