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Fast Comment US — Strong employment gains, but moderate wage growth

  1. Strong employment gains; continued strong labour market
  2. Moderate wage growth
  3. We expect job growth to slow down and the Fed’s next move will be to cut rates

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment US — Fed leaves rates on hold; balance sheet run-down to end in September

  1. Fed leaves rates unchanged as expected and “dot plots” indicate unchanged rates in 2019
  2. Fed continues to signal a patient stance; balance sheet run-down to end in September
  3. We expect the Fed to leave rates on hold this year, with the next step to be rate cuts next year

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment US — Weak payrolls, but labour market conditions still tightening

  1. Weak employment growth, but labour market conditions still tightening
  2. Wage pressure building
  3. We expect weaker growth and rising unemployment to prompt the Fed to cut rates next year

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment US — Employment growth continues to go from strength to strength

  1. Strong employment gains, while wage gains cool
  2. Payroll largely unaffected by the shutdown, but the unemployment rate is boosted
  3. We expect weaker growth and rising unemployment to prompt the Fed to cut rates next year

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment US — Fed leaves rates on hold and signals no rush for further hikes

  1. Fed leaves rates unchanged, as expected
  2. Fed signals no rush to hike rates; likely to hold rates steady until at least June, we believe
  3. We expect the Fed to deliver a final hike in June, with the next step to be rate cuts next year

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Central bank calendar — 2019

• Federal Reserve
• European Central Bank
• Bank of England
• Riksbank
• Norges Bank
• Bank of Japan
• Swiss National Bank
• Reserve Bank of Australia
• Reserve Bank of New Zealand
• Bank of Canada

Kiran Sakaria, Junior Strategist | kisa02@handelsbanken.se