Tag: economy growth

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Trump advisor Hassett expects economy to defy earlier doomsday predictions with 3% growth

April 22, 2019


Stronger economic data recently signals a continuation of the 3% GDP growth rate, Kevin Hassett, an economic advisor to President Donald Trump, said Monday on CNBC. “The first quarter is usually a little bit low. I think there’s almost more […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Macroeconomic

Treasury yields climb after U.S. economy posts solid fourth-quarter growth numbers

January 26, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields on Friday rose, as investors sold government paper, after a solid reading of U.S. gross domestic product for the fourth quarter. How are Treasurys performing? The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note TMUBMUSD10Y, +1.60% rose 2.6 basis […]