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March 2016 – Monthly Commentary

April 19, 2016  |   Monthly Commentary   |     |   0 Comment

March 2016 The first quarter of 2016 was dissimilar to the first quarter of last year in many ways, except that both periods felt as though the U.S. was at risk of slipping into recession. Last year’s dreadful winter weather brought economic activity to a standstill in the Northeast and the ongoing West Coast Port strike slowed growth in the west. Gross Domestic Product for the period was originally reported as contracting before being ...