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As Measured On The BaR Analysis Grid, The Economy Is At Its Highest Point Since The Last Recession

As Measured On The BaR Analysis Grid, The Economy Is At Its Highest Point Since The Last Recession.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 14th, 2017

Meet Marin County"s top 20 highest paid public employees

A recent analysis of pay data by the Business Times found that public workers make more working for Oakland than they do in the posh enclaves of Marin County. Case in point: The average salary of a full-time public employee for the City of Oakland is $.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2017

Jobs in New York reach 9.12 million, the highest since Great Recession - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJobs in New York reach 9.12 million, the highest since Great RecessionNew York Daily News"New York's diverse workforce is a key strength as we compete in today's global economy," DiNapoli .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 4th, 2017

Consumers and firms see a Trump boom. Most forecasters do not

IS AMERICA’S economy booming? Consumers seem to think so. Their confidence, as measured by the Conference Board, a research group, is at its highest since December 2000, when the dotcom b.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistApr 6th, 2017

Housing Starts Rise to 10-Year High

U.S. single-family housing starts in February hit their highest level since the recession thanks to warm weather, a strengthening economy and increased demand from buyers looking to get ahead of rising mortgage rates......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 16th, 2017

Consumer Comfort Just Reached Its Highest Level in a Decade

Americans' confidence continued to mount in the week ended March 3 as the Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index reached the highest point in a decade on more-upbeat assessments about the economy and buying climate, figures showed March 9......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsMar 9th, 2017

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Rises to Highest Level Since 2004

Americans are more confident in the economy than at any point in nearly 13 years, according to a closely followed survey that showed high expectations for growth during the new Trump administration......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2016

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Rises to Highest Level in 12 Years

Americans are more confident in the economy than at any point in 12 years—according to the University of Michigan consumer sentiment index—which showed high expectations for growth during the new Trump administration......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2016

Consumer Confidence Highest Since Before Great Recession

FORECASTS & TRENDS E-LETTER by Gary D. Halbert December 13, 2016 Consumer Confidence Soars to Highest Since 2008 My Theory on Why Consumer Confidence is Rising Rapidly Optimism on Economy Surges Since Trump Election More Americans Are Optimistic About The.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 13th, 2016

Houston"s economy is wobbling

ShutterstockRetail sales in Texas boomed for five years straight, from March 2010, their low point during the Great Recession. Sales tax collections jumped 46% from the first half of 2010 through the first half of 2015 – dizzying growth for a mature.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2016

The Devil"s Advocate - There ARE Recession Warning Flags

I started writing on the economy because I was horrified with the biased analysis being pumped out by pundits. Even today, most analysis I read is either a simple regurgitation of the government's spin on the data or a cherry picking of data points to pre.....»»

Category: economySource: nasdaqOct 1st, 2016

Consumer confidence hits 9-year high

U.S. consumer confidence has risen to its highest point since before the Great Recession......»»

Category: europeSource: cnnSep 27th, 2016

Your city will never be as high-tech as San Jose, so aim to be the next Philadelphia instead

A new analysis finds that the greater the concentration of digital and computerized tasks a given workforce has, the better the local economy and wages do......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017

Your city will never be as high-tech as San Jose, so try to be the next Philadelphia instead

A new analysis finds that the greater the concentration of digital and computerized tasks a given workforce has, the better the local economy and wages do......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017

Economic-Confidence Index at Near 9-Year Highs

Economic-Confidence Index at Near 9-Year Highs America First! Americans’ confidence in the economy remained steady last week, holding at the highest level since mid-August and one of the highest levels in the past nine y.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 15th, 2017

Analysis: Lebanon fears Qatar-like blockade from Saudi could damage economy

Up to 400,000 Lebanese work in the Gulf region, and remittances flowing back into the country, estimated at between $7-8 billion a year, are a vital source of cash to keep the economy afloat.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 13th, 2017

Service sector embracing gig economy in India

Vantage point: Insights from cutting-edge research.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 12th, 2017

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Market Correction Could See Lows of $5,800

In our last discussion of the bitcoin market an emphasis was placed on the 7 000 support level because it represented a historic point of interest and it showed strong signs of support a break of which would ultimately prove to have a strong downward move.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqNov 10th, 2017

Why Chicago"s rebound is in such deep trouble

By many measures, the city of Chicago -- the third most populous in the U.S. -- is doing well. The city's well-diversified economy has bounced back from the lost decade of the Great Recession, in terms of both output and employment levels:.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2017

Futures point to weak open; tax news in focus

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Friday, as investors digested the latest news surrounding the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2017

New path eyed for high-voltage transmission lines in Idaho

Federal officials have released their latest analysis on proposed routes for two high-voltage transmission lines in southwestern Idaho intended to modernize the Pacific Northwest's energy grid......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2017