American Prosperity Reaches A Turning Point

Arthur Laffer begins:  Gross domestic product, or GDP, is the measure of choice when assessing the health of any economy, especially in the United States. GDP, which is measured at annual rates, includes the value of production of all goods and services produced in a...
Atlanta Fed Boosts GDP Forcast

Atlanta Fed Boosts GDP Forcast

The U.S. economy is expanding at a 4.8 percent annualized rate in the second quarter, the Atlanta Federal Reserve’s GDPNow forecast model showed on Friday. More from GDPNow:   The GDPNow model estimate for real GDP growth (seasonally adjusted annual rate) in the...
First Quarter GDP

First Quarter GDP

Some color from Ryan Detrick:   Q1 GDP of 2.3% doesn’t sound like much, but remember Q1 is historically the weakest quarter.  In fact, this would be the best Q1 since ’15. Rollbacks matter... Hat tip LPL Research/Ryan...