12-time champion forecaster sees U.S. economy easing in 2020

//12-time champion forecaster sees U.S. economy easing in 2020

With the conclusion of the U.S.-China trade talks, financial markets are feeling good, but award-winning forecaster Jim O’Sullivan of TD Securities warns that the best days of this 10-year economic expansion are behind us. “The economy is slowing for sure,” O’Sullivan said after winning his 12th Forecaster of the Year contest, including the last nine in a row. Let that sink in. O’Sullivan edged out Ryan Sweet of Moody’s Analytics and Christophe Barraud of Market Securities by the slimmest of margins in the contest that pitted 45 forecasting teams against each other. O’Sullivan joined TD Securities as … (full story)

2020-01-17T12:03:31+00:00