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DE | Monthly | Employment Conference Call | Early 2018 Labor Market – 2/1/19

Posted January 30, 2019 by rvillareal

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Allen Sinai
Chief Global Economist
Decision Economics, Inc.

10:30am ET
Friday, February 1, 2019
20 to 30 Minutes; Q&A

Early 2018 Labor Market—Can the U.S. Economy Keep Cranking Out So Many Jobs?
The U.S. Labor Market—Key Indicator for the Economy, Inflation,
and the Federal Reserve

  • January Labor Market—Still Cranking Them Out or Hesitating?  Strong, Mixed, Weak?
    • Jobs (Nonfarm Payroll); Unemployment Rate (Household Survey, Persons Finding Work and Coming Into the Workforce); Inflation (Average Hourly Earnings)
    • Mucked Up by the Shutdown and Other Early Year Aberrations?
    • Patterns—Strengths and Weaknesses
  • Inflation—Signs of Cost-Push or Profit Margin Erosion?
    • Why Has Wage and Price Inflation Been So Low?
    • The Inflation Forecast—Key to the Fed
  • Federal Reserve FOMC Meeting Result
    • Fed in Transition—Federal Funds Rate and Balance Sheet Instruments
    • “Data Dependent” Decisions
    • DE Forecast of Fed Policy Path in 2019 and 2020
  • Interest Rates Prospect
  • Equities Market—Headed for a Continuing Bull or Toward a Bear Stock Market
    • Q4 Earnings and the Outlook for 2019 and 2020
    • Fair Value Ranges


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