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Weekly Economic Update

For the week of June 4 – 8. The US economy added 223k jobs in May, exceeding expectations of 190k. Construction jobs increased by 25k, manufacturing increased by 18k, and service providers increased by 171k. Auto and parts makers and … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

For the week of May 1-5 GDP figures released from both Canada and the United States on Friday were lower than expected. In Canada, month-over-month growth stalled in February, with zero percent growth compared to an expectation of 0.1 percent … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

For the week of January 11 to 15 It was a relatively quiet Monday for data with the most notable release coming from Canada’s Housing Starts data. Housing Starts for the month of December released at 173.0k, missing the expectation … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

For the week of March 2 to 6 In Canada this morning, the Current Account Balance is expected to release at -$12.5B for the fourth quarter compared to -$8.4B in the previous release. The RBC Canadian Manufacturing PMI will update … Continue reading

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Weekly Economic Update

For week of February 23 – 27 , 2015 In Canada this morning, the Bloomberg Nanos Confidence Index is the only release on the schedule. The Index has fallen in two straight weeks leading up to today’s release and is … Continue reading

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