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ARTICLES BY Dwight Johnston

By Dwight Johnston | Jan. 1, 2019

Lost momentum is hard to get back, and the loss of forward momentum in the U.S. economy has become entrenched.

By Dwight Johnston | Oct. 1, 2018

Industry leaders don’t need a crystal ball to see the future. It’s written in auto, jobs, and housing.

By Dwight Johnston | July 1, 2018

Look at the shape of the yield curve within the context of other factors in the economy and not as a stand-alone predictor of recession.

By Dwight Johnston | March 29, 2018

The lion ate the lamb for dinner, but on this last day of the month, the stock market is finally quiet.

By Dwight Johnston | March 22, 2018

Trade news is back in the spotlight after the Trump Administration announced $50 billion in new tariffs aimed directly at China.

By Dwight Johnston | March 15, 2018

The trade story is not done. It’s just in intermission.

By Dwight Johnston | March 1, 2018

Whether inflation swells or holds steady in the coming year relies on two variables.

By Dwight Johnston | Jan. 18, 2018

Plus, a congressional spending bill vote looms.

By Dwight Johnston | Dec. 1, 2017

A change in the funds rate and 10-year note would bring the yield curve back into the realm of normal after years of being out of bounds.

By Dwight Johnston | Nov. 16, 2017

Why we might not see a higher funds rate next year.