The Monday Mix: Dec. 31 – Jan. 6, 2018

Josh Hile | Monday Morning Mix | January 7, 2019

Headlines discussed at LNMW’s Monday morning briefing:

US stocks got a lift from strong jobs report: 312,000 new jobs in Dec.; wages up 3.1% year-over-year.
Federal Reserve Chair said he will be flexible and patient about increasing interest rates further in 2019.
A US delegation will visit China to hold trade talks Jan. 7 and 8, aiming to diffuse trade war.
China is injecting $116 billion into its economy via monetary stimulus, to combat slowing growth.
The US government partial shutdown entered its 3rd week, with little progress toward resolution.

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Josh Hile
Josh Hile
Josh is a senior investment analyst at Laird Norton Wealth Management. An MBA and CFA, he is responsible for research and recommendations on global equities and for due diligence and monitoring of equity investments.