TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – November 1

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – November 1/16 United States• The odds of a rate increase in December have continued to climb higher this week, rising to about 75%from 67.5% a week ago and 54% last month.• Expectations were buoyed by hawkish Fedspeak and solid domestic data. Following declines in the priormonth, sales of new single-family …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – October 25

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – October 25 United States• Stocks are poised to finish the week in positive territory for the first time in a month, helped by a goodstart to earnings season which suggests the U.S. profit recession is likely coming to an end.• U.S. data remains supportive of a near-term rate hike with …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – October 18

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – October 18 United States• After last week’s ‘Goldilocks’ jobs report, the positive data stream continued for the U.S. economy, withretail spending in September rising by the most in three months.• Taken together, both reports provide confirmation that the American consumer will remain a key driver ofeconomic growth as we slowly …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – October 2016

October Newsletter Summary: September 2016 saw 1,371 homes sell in Ottawa, compared to 1,241 in September 2015, an increase of 10.5%; The average sale price in September 2016 for a home in Ottawa was $383,793 a decrease of 0.1% from September 2015; Average complete days on market in Ottawa is 94 across all property types. …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – October 3

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – October 3 United States• Concerns over German banks and a surprise production cut announcement by OPEC provided somevolatility to financial markets this week.• Economic data was mixed this week. Second quarter real GDP was revised up to 1.4% (from 1.1%), andAugust goods exports beat expectations. This was offset by weaker-than-anticipated …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – September 26

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – September 26/16 United States• The Bank of Japan announced two new policy measures this week, aiming to target the interest rate onthe longer-end of the curve at zero, and pledging to let inflation overshoot the target – effectively committingto be slightly irresponsible. Still, a lack of an interest rate cut …
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