Q4 2018 Economic Update

posted on Monday, March 25, 2019 in Strategies

The FHLB Des Moines Economic Update provides a snapshot of U.S. economic activity each quarter. Check out the latest trends in housing, employment, inflation, GDP, and other relevant economic indicators. Some key themes seen in the fourth quarter of 2018 included stalling inflation, continued strength in employment and softness in both housing and retail sales. Overall, GDP showed that growth in the U.S. economy slowed when compared to the third quarter, to find out why, click on the link below.

View the Q4 2018 Economic Update