Economic Forecast for Q2: What to expect

US OUTLOOK FOR 2017The US economy is growing, and surveys are showing increased optimism from both consumers and small businesses.  Total Construction Spending rose 4.5% in 2016 and Disposable Income saw a 3.9% gain, positive signs of a healthy economy.  Most of this momentum should carry forward through the next quarter, as Retail Sales numbers are already showing a good start to the year.While many signs are positive right now, there are still some concerning trends in new home-build...  Read More...