FTN Financial Economic Weekly

Chris Low, and Rebecca Kooshak
It’s Not Too Soon to Think Rate Cut

In his press conference last month, Chairman Powell said the next policy move is just as likely to be a cut as a hike. We all know the case for raising rates. The Fed has been making it for five years. But what is the case for a cut? This week, we look at the myriad of reasons the fed funds rate might be too high at 2.5%.

Plus "The Week Ahead," a preview of next week’s potentially market-moving events.

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