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Inside the Economy: Cost of Money & Energy

By March 23, 2022No Comments

This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the Federal Reserve and energy prices. As the Federal Reserve raises interest rates, how will that effect inflation and where do we think interest rates will be by the end of the year? Energy prices are sitting at elevated levels, but how long will this persist and what does supply look like going forward? Tune in to learn about this and more!

Key Takeaways:

  • Oil stays above $100
  • Equity markets rebound on earnings outlook
  • 30-year mortgage rates up to 4%
  • Retail sales up 8% from pre pandemic levels
  • Unemployment under 4%

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