Here is what happened in the Capital Markets this week.
The Weekly Bottom Line (please click link to open)
The Weekly Bottom Line, courtesy of TD Economics, includes a review of market performances, recent key economic indicators, a calendar of upcoming key economic releases, and other relevant data. The highlights from this week’s report include:
· Equity markets were volatile again this week as concerns over global growth remained top of mind for investors.
· Economic data continues to point to solid economic growth stateside, with little signs that global weakness has caught on domestically.
· Inflation data for October showed a relatively benign picture. While the headline rate rose to 2.5% (from 2.2%), core inflation edged lower on the month.