Macro Briefing: 24 April 2019

Will the Supreme Court’s decision on the Census alter elections? NY Times
ISIS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka bombings: New Yorker
N. Korea’s Kim Jong-un visits Russia for summit with Putin: BBC
Fed’s key interest rate continues to rise: CNBC
UK will reportedly block China’s Huawei from core 5G network: Reuters
New US home sales rose to 1-1/2 year high in March: CNBC
US home prices rose 4.9% year-over-year in February: HousingWire
Fed’s Fifth District mfg activity moderated in April: Richmond Fed
S&P 500 and Nasdaq close at record highs: WSJ