Posts tagged ‘US inflation’
Why I’m Still Not Buying the Bond Market’s Rate Cut Bets
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for May 15, 2023
In today’s post I analyze the latest US inflation data and explain why I think the bets on future Fed and BoC rate cuts are still too optimistic.
Champagne Corks Pop in Response to Latest US Inflation Data
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for November 14, 2022
The latest US inflation data set off a breathtaking rally in financial markets last week. Today’s post explains why I think that was an over-reaction.
US Inflation Falls in April (Sort of)
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for May 16, 2022
Last week’s US inflation data offered a glimmer of hope that US inflation may finally have peaked (and that would be good news for Canadian mortgage rates).
When Will US Inflation Peak?
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for February 14, 2022
US inflation surged higher last week and took our fixed mortgage rates along for the ride. In today’s post I explain why US inflation fear may soon peak out.
The US Fed Maintains Its Slow-and-Steady Approach
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for August 30, 2021
Last week US Fed Chair Powell bucked the market consensus and continued to espouse a slow-and-steady approach. Here’s how that will impact our mortgage rates.