Skip to main content
Weekly Economic Perspectives

US Small Business (Lack of) Optimism!

Chief Economist
Investment Strategist

The Economy

  • Better signals from US inflation data.
  • The BoC on hold, as expected.
  • UK industrial activity continues to languish.
  • Descent in eurozone inflation is gathering steam.
  • Consumer confidence jumps in Japan.
  • Aussie employment surprises positively.

Spotlight On Next Week

  • US housing activity to remain tepid.
  • Canada’s CPI to moderate further.
  • The UK labor market may soften a little.
  • Japan’s headline CPI may slow but price pressures remain.

More on Weekly Economic Perspectives