The Monday Mix: Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2019

Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning briefing:

The US economy added 136,000 new jobs in Sept. (100,000 needed to keep up with expanding workforce); wage growth decelerated.
Britain’s latest proposal for Brexit (slated for end of this month) was met with skepticim from the EU; Northern Ireland still a sticking point.
Moody’s downgraded the outlook for the US steel industry to negative (from stable) on slower manufacturing activity and lower prices.
Oil prices posted the biggest weekly drop since July on concerns about slowing economy and pessism about US-China trade talks.

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Stan Poltavets
Stan Poltavets
Stan, an investment associate at Laird Norton Wealth Management, specializes in ESG strategies and sustainable investing. He enjoys researching new ways that clients can invest in line with their values.