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Federal Reserve delivers fourth consecutive outsized 0.75% rate hike in effort to cool inflation
November 2, 2022
The Federal Reserve approved a fourth consecutive 0.75% interest rate increase today, but hinted that future rate hikes may slow. Learn more in this situation analysis from our investment strategists.
Higher-than-expected inflation puts downward pressure on markets
September 13, 2022
Stock and bond prices fell on Tuesday reflecting heightened investor concerns surrounding the release today of a report showing higher-than-expected inflation. Learn more in this situation analysis from our asset management and economics teams.
Balancing opportunities and risks in today’s market
September 12, 2022
The U.S. Bank investment team remains focused on two primary factors that will help determine the direction of capital markets through the remainder of 2022 and into 2023 – the degree to which the U.S. economy slows and inflationary trends.
11.30.22 | CHEDDAR NEWS | Video
U.S. stocks close near session highs after Powell signals rate-hike slowdown
Lisa Erickson, head of the public markets group for U.S. Bank Wealth Management, joined Cheddar News' Closing Bell to discuss the Federal Reserve signaling its intention to slow the pace of interest rate hikes at its next meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) in December.
11.29.22 | REUTERS | Article
S&P 500 seen ending next year up 6% after choppy first half
"At present, company guidance for 2023 is largely elusive given economic uncertainty, ongoing inflationary pressures and lack of visibility into consumer and business spending in 2023," said Terry Sandven, chief equity strategist at U.S. Bank Wealth Management in Minneapolis.
11.28.22 | REUTERS | Article
Wall Street ends down sharply, hit by Apple and China worries
"We think COVID itself and China's policy is one of the key variables for 2023 that would influence stock prices and investors," said Tom Hainlin, national investment strategist at U.S. Bank Wealth Management in Minneapolis.