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The Youngstown Vindicator
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterthe weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their f
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
the weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their forecasts for total growth in 2016. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, revised his GDP forecast for this year from 2 percent down to 1.5... Read more
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The Seattle Times
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterthe weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their f
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
the weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their forecasts for total growth in 2016. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, revised his GDP forecast for this year from 2 percent down to 1.5... Read more
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CNBC
How slow is US economic growth? 'Close to zero'the unemployment rate further, suggesting that the economy's potential growth r
How slow is US economic growth? 'Close to zero'
CNBC / Posted an hour ago
the unemployment rate further, suggesting that the economy's potential growth rate could conceivably be close to zero," Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, said in a note. The headline jobless rate has been declining, in... Read more
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The Morning Call
U.S. GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterthe weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their f
U.S. GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
the weakness in the first and second quarters prompted analysts to trim their forecasts for total growth in 2016. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, revised his GDP forecast for this year from 2 percent down to 1.5... Read more
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Market Watch
Hiring slowdown? Brexit scare? U.S. economy ploughs aheadhousing demand rising gradually but few existing homes for sale, builders have
Hiring slowdown? Brexit scare? U.S. economy ploughs ahead
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
housing demand rising gradually but few existing homes for sale, builders have been able to find buyers quickly,” noted Paul Ashworth of Capital Economics. All the homes bought have to furnished, further giving a boost to consumer... Read more
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Market Watch
Treasury yields climb to 3-week highs after retail sales, inflationeffects will fade over the next few months, however, and headline CPI inflation
Treasury yields climb to 3-week highs after retail sales, inflation
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
effects will fade over the next few months, however, and headline CPI inflation will be well above 2% by year-end,” said Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, in emailed comments. Ashworth was pointing to the Fed’s 2%... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The ‘squeeze’ on Canadian incomes74 cents (U.S.). As other observers warn, consumer spending could also be hit
The ‘squeeze’ on Canadian incomes
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
74 cents (U.S.). As other observers warn, consumer spending could also be hit by the huge buildup in borrowing. Or, as Paul Ashworth of Capital Economics put it, the fact that “households are up to their eyeballs in debt.” As we saw earlier... Read more
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Market Watch
Inflationary pressures are already building, top forecaster sayshigher and will soon force the Federal Reserve to re-examine the wisdom of keep
Inflationary pressures are already building, top forecaster says
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
higher and will soon force the Federal Reserve to re-examine the wisdom of keeping short-term interest rates low, says Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist for Capital Economics and the winner of the Forecaster of the Month contest for... Read more
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The Age
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead of company reporting season in August. Paul Ashworth, managing partner and chief investment officer at Cameron Harrison, said the "compression" in these sectors... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead of company reporting season in August. Paul Ashworth, managing partner and chief investment officer at Cameron Harrison, said the "compression" in these sectors... Read more
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Canberra Times
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead
Expensive defensives nearing 'inflection point'
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
that bubble has only grown, and investors are becoming wary of an unwind ahead of company reporting season in August. Paul Ashworth, managing partner and chief investment officer at Cameron Harrison, said the "compression" in these sectors... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Forget Brexit, Donald Trump would be ‘very bad for Canada’s economy’Donald Trump is a far bigger threat to Canada, Capital Economics warns. “Brexi
Forget Brexit, Donald Trump would be ‘very bad for Canada’s economy’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Donald Trump is a far bigger threat to Canada, Capital Economics warns. “Brexit is the least of Canada’s worries,” said Paul Ashworth, the group’s chief North American economist. Mr. Ashworth looked at the potential hit to Canada’s economy from... Read more
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Newsmax
With a British Adieu to EU, It's Farewell to a Fed Rate Hike for Nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscri
With a British Adieu to EU, It's Farewell to a Fed Rate Hike for Now
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the U.S. economy, given that U.S. exports to the U.K. account for... Read more
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The Star
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscri
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the US economy, given that US exports to the UK account for less... Read more
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Business Standard India
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscri
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the US economy, given that US exports to the UK account for less... Read more
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dna
Brexit impact: With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Federal rate hike for nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscrib
Brexit impact: With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Federal rate hike for now
dna / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the US economy, given that US exports to the U.K. account for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscri
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the U.S. economy, given that U.S. exports to the U.K. account for... Read more
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Reuters
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowcould be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscri
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
could be forced to delay interest rate rises further. However, not all subscribe to that view. Capital Economics economist Paul Ashworth, for instance, predicts a "trivial" impact on the U.S. economy, given that U.S. exports to the U.K. account for... Read more
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