In this webinar, we will identify the areas of the country that are best- and worst-positioned in the coming months and years; discuss various themes, trends, and risks that inform our outlook for different regions; and explore what the data are telling us about what is happening in real time.
We assess the economic impact of President-Elect Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion fiscal rescue package, the American Rescue Plan,
January 9's unexpectedly steep jump by initial state unemployment claims reminded us of the considerable loss of business activity to COVID-19-inspired shutdowns be they voluntary or forced.
An extraordinarily accommodative monetary policy helps financial markets view the Democratic Party's takeover of Congress in a positive light.
Despite a positive outlook for 2021's corporate earnings, the investment performance of U.S. equities and corporate bonds may be uninspiring at best.
Weekly Market Outlook: Equity and Corporate Debt Rallies Withstand Record COVID-19 Hospitalizations for Now
Hospitalizations related to resurgent COVID-19 have been setting new record highs, but so has the market value of U.S. common equity.
The year end wrap-up of our webinar series: Moody’s Analytics & Raymond James in Conversation where we discussed the impact of COVID-19 on the economy, mortgages, commercial real estate and U.S. autos.
We explore the bargaining power of workers in the age of COVID-19 and the role that essential workers have played in the employer-employee relationship during the pandemic.
Not only has the market value of U.S. common stock set a new record high, so have the core pretax profits of U.S. corporations.
COVID-19 will determine the near-term fate of the U.S. and world economies in 2021. If resurgent coronavirus infections prompt another broad shutdown of businesses, US real GDP will again contract sequentially. At the other extreme, a vaccine for the virus would significantly enhance 2021's outlook.