The economic environment has never been more unpredictable. And good information has never been more valuable. Where is the economy heading? How confident are businesses in the future? How does your region’s economic condition compare to the rest of the country? PNC economists provide frequent reports on regional, national and global trends—information you will find useful for both short- and long-term planning. Content includes a National Economic Outlook, Market Expectations Survey, Regional Economics Reports, Household Economic Stress Index and the PNC Small Business Outlook Survey.
Insight into international trends for May
Insight into national and regional trends for April
Global economic outlook 2015
Quarterly report covers analyses and forecasts of key trends
Insight into international trends for November.
Insight into national and regional trends for November
Insight into national and regional trends for March
Insight into international trends for April
Insight into national and regional trends for February
2014 economic outlook and update from PNC's chief economist
Insight into national and regional trends for January
Market Expectations Survey
Insight into national and regional trends for Nov/Dec
Spring outlook for Small- and Mid-sized Businesses
Current consensus forecast for upcoming data releases.
Against the backdrop of an unusually complicated financial market landscape, both domestic and global, PNC’s experts study market conditions and offer their insights on such topics as interest rate movements, international trends and fluctuations as well as activity in debt capital markets and M&A activity. These highly-specific and topical discussions provide a basis for understanding significant domestic and international developments and the effect of the macro and geo-political environment on financial issues.
Each month, our team of investment strategists examines the challenges and opportunities available in the equity markets. These insights can provide important guidance as you make investment decisions for your company or your personal portfolio. Read the latest thinking from the investment strategy team and listen to key thought leaders from PNC talk about the impact of market and economic activity. New articles and videos are posted frequently.
Strategists examine challenges and opportunities for May.
Market update and outlook
A March/April analysis of financial market opportunities.
A November/December analysis of financial market opportunities
Market update and outlook
A September/October analysis of financial market opportunities.
Current issues in retirement planning