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What the U.S. Federal Reserve’s rate hike comments may mean for the economic recovery and investors


August 9, 2021
Subject | Invesco

Weekly Market Compass: The U.S. Federal Reserve’s recent rate hike comments and the U.S. July jobs report concerned some market watchers, but Kristina Hooper believes these are positive developments.

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Four truths about inflation and the Fed


May 17, 2021
Subject | Economics | Invesco

Weekly Market Compass: Last week, investors shuddered as data showed a big rise in prices in the U.S. and a greater-than-expected rise in prices in the eurozone. Stocks sold off, U.S. Treasury yields climbed higher, and market pundits obsessed over inflation. I feel it’s important at this juncture to remind investors of a few truths surrounding inflation and the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed).

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Markets contend with a week of surprises


April 27, 2021
Subject | Invesco

Weekly Market Compass: The Bank of Canada took a hawkish turn, the Biden administration floated a tax hike proposal, and earnings season could break a record for positive surprises. Here’s a round-up of key events from the past week, and what we’re watching on the horizon.

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