A first glance at the US shutdown's economic impact
The University of Michigan Index is one of the key data releases unaffected by the US government shutdown, and the latest results point to a US economy dealing with multiple bearish factors.
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Summary: Wall Street is whistling a carefree tune today, but markets are keeping a cautious eye on the FOMC. In Canada, the loonie climbed somewhat in the wake of the BoC holding rates steady.