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Is the Yield Curve Contradicting the Fed?

While Fed Chairman Jerome Powell forecasted an optimistic view of the economy in the first FOMC meeting of the year, a dark shadow formed in the background. MarketWatch reported that the inverted yield curve, an infamous recession indicator, has once again reared its ugly head. Learn why this has worried analysts and more in this…

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Are Millennials Worse off Than Previous Generations?

Millennials are underperforming in comparison to older generations such as baby boomers. They face rising housing costs, are burdened with excessive student loan debt, and in general have been struggling in the workforce. Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Patrick Brunson.  Are Millennials Worse off Than Previous Generations? – Video…

Has the Recession of 2020 Already Begun

Has the Recession of 2020 Already Begun?

Experts are seeing multiple warnings of a possible 2020 recession on the horizon. Are you sure you’re making the right moves to help protect yourself in the event of an unexpected downturn? Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Coy Wells.  Has the Recession of 2020 Already Begun? – Video Transcription…

What Are These Recession Indicators Saying?

What Are These Recession Indicators Saying?

When you’re trying to protect yourself against future economic shocks, not knowing what’s around the corner can be frustrating. Make sure you’re up to date on these current recession indicators and why they matter now. Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Coy Wells.  What Are These Recession Indicators Saying? –…

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What Is an 11-Letter Four-Letter Word?

Watch to learn about financial derivatives and the part they played in causing past recessions.  What Is an 11-Letter Four-Letter Word? -Video Transcription Coy Wells:               00:00 If you’re worrying about a repeat of the 2008 recession, you’re not alone. Anxiety about a new recession is on the rise. You may ask, would something so…

Can a president alone start or stop a recession? USMR Market Insights

Can a President Alone Start or Stop a Recession?

As the election starts to heat up, candidates will begin to discuss their plan for the economy. Discover how the president’s relationship with foreign trading powers can affect the start or stop of a recession. Can a President Alone Start or Stop a Recession? – Video Transcription Patrick Brunson: 00:00 Everyone should be expecting to…

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2020 Recession Risks

Despite recent stock market highs, many analysts are still warning about the growing risk of a 2020 recession. With persistently low inflation, trade tensions and overall global growth concerns, the alarm bells of an economic fallout are getting louder. Learn more about these indicators and what you can do to help make your portfolio more…