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Economic downturn dims positive outlook for poultry, Rabobank says

Economic downturn and operational challenges have dimmed the positive outlook for poultry markets, according to Rabobank research. Demand remains strong and supply limited, but the context is changing, the firm said in its latest analysis, published on Monday (19 December). An economic downturn will affect market conditions, ongoing high inflation will pressure consumer spending power, … Read more

Icra revises banking sector outlook to ‘positive’

Domestic rating agency Icra on Monday upped its banking sector outlook to ‘positive’ on healthy asset growth, improving asset quality and stronger capital buffers. The agency expects asset quality to improve to a decadal best of 4 per cent from a gross non-performing assets (NPAs) perspective by the end of FY24. The banking system’s credit … Read more

Global trade to hit record $32trln this year, but outlook bleak

Global trade should hit a record $32 trillion for 2022, but a slowdown that began in the second half of the year is expected to worsen in 2023 as geopolitical tensions and tight financial conditions persist, said UNCTAD in a new report. Despite the war in Ukraine and the lingering impact of the pandemic, trade … Read more

India’s Economic Outlook Broadly Grim For 2023 As Activity Slows On Waning Resilience

India’s economic activity looks set to slow as resilience wanes India’s economy appeared to slow rather than accelerate last month, as high-frequency indicators tracked by Bloomberg signaled worsening business and consumption activity. Although a dial measuring so-called animal spirits showed activity was steady for a fifth straight month in November, the needle was just one … Read more

Layoffs persist at Canadian tech companies amid bleak outlook for 2023

FreshBooks, Thinkific, Revelate, Bridgit among latest firms to cut staff amid downturn. More than a dozen Canadian tech companies have recently laid off employees, BetaKit has learned, joining a growing list of firms to shed staff in 2022. As 2022 comes to a close, Canadian tech companies are continuing to reduce headcounts as they … Read more

U.S. Treasury yields as investors assess economic outlook

The 10-year Treasury yield rose as investors considered what is next for the U.S. economy. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note was up about 4 basis points at 3.49%, after climbing back above the 3.5% level earlier in the day. The 2-year Treasury yield last fell about 5 basis points at 4.193%. Yields … Read more

Citi’s Commodities Chief Ed Morse Explains His 2023 Oil Market Outlook

In an interview with Insider, Citi’s Ed Morse said he expects Brent crude to finish 2023 around $76 a barrel.  Next year, energy markets will see both a supply uptick and an easing of global demand, Morse said. He explained how the roles of Russia and the US have shifted on the world stage.  Loading … Read more

Crystal Ball outlook for top uncommitted prospects in 2023 class

The 2023 recruiting cycle is heating up with the Early Signing Period next week. Top prospects across the country continue to announce their college decisions. But there is still plenty of elite talent on the board. With that in mind, we check in on the top uncommitted prospects in the 2023 class and where … Read more

The Outlook for State Budgets Heading into 2023

With a few major exceptions, state officials expect their budgets to be in strong positions for the coming year. The robust projections come even as worries linger about the health of the nation’s economy overall. “The economy has proved much more resilient than anybody expected,” said Shelby Kerns, the executive director of the National Association … Read more