What Does the September Jobs Report Tell Us About the Economy?

While there is ongoing debate whether we are heading toward a recession, what is indisputable is that job and economic growth continues to slow.  This sometimes gets overlooked as predicting recessions can be more interesting than looking at today’s facts.  Fact 1:  Monthly job growth has slowed significantly from 2018. September added 136,000 jobs, well […]

Unlike President Xi of China, President Trump Is Not President for Life

Unlike the president of China, Donald Trump is not president for life. This and the political realities of facing reelection in the 2020 presidential election will likely force Trump into eventually making a deal with China. The recent escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China has investors, companies and Americans on edge, and for […]