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Canada: Weaker Jobs Highlight Rate Cut Risk

Canada: Weaker Jobs Highlight Rate Cut Risk.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 8th, 2019

Risk appetite dampened by lackluster U.S. jobs growth

Wall Street eked out gains on Friday and the dollar lost ground as a weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs report tempered investor sentiment on the heels of China's announced economic stimulus plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2019

Less Unemployment Is the Good News; the Bad News Is That It Means More of This

About 164,000 new jobs were created in the U.S. in July, and the national unemployment rate stands at 3.7% — compared with 5.7% in Canada and 6.3% in the European Union. That’s good news,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 19th, 2019

Less Unemployment is the Good News; the Bad News is That It Means More of This

About 164,000 new jobs were created in the U.S. in July, and the national unemployment rate stands at 3.7% — compared with 5.7% in Canada and 6.3% in the European Union. That’s good news,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 18th, 2019

Instant View: Canada sheds 24,200 jobs in July, jobless rate rises to 5.7%

Canada's economy lost a net 24,200 jobs in July, both in full-time and part-time work, Statistics Canada said on Friday. The jobless rate edged up to 5.7%......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 9th, 2019

NewsWatch: Dow closes up 263 points, stocks notch best week of the year as jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks close significantly higher after weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Stocks record four-day winning streak after jobs report bolsters rate-cut hopes

U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Friday, booking their fourth straight daily gain, after a weaker-than-expected jobs report added to expectations that the Federal Reserve would carry out rate cuts as soon as July. The S&P 500 rose 1% to end.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow ends higher on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher after weaker-than-expected hiring likely increased the odds the Fed will ha.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow closes up 263 points, stocks notch best week of the year as jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks close significantly higher after weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow gains 300 points on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow jumped in afternoon trading after weaker-than-expected hiring appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut intere.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow up around 300 points as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow, stocks jump on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow jumped in midday trading after weaker-than-expected hiring in May appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut interest .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks rally as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks rise as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Bank of Canada Holds Key Rate Steady at 1.25%

Canada’s central bank held its benchmark interest rate steady as it warned that rising geopolitical and trade conflicts risk undermining global growth......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Wall Street little changed after U.S. jobs report

(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes were little changed on Friday in choppy trading after data showed weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs and wages growth in April, while unemployment rate dropped to a 17-1/2-year low......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

Apple, tech stocks lead Wall Street rally

(Reuters) - Apple and other technology stocks led a rally on Wall Street on Friday, after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs and wage growth data eased concerns about faster interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

Canada Shed Jobs in April, While Wages Rose to Near Six-Year High

Canada unexpectedly shed jobs in April on a drop in part-time employment. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate remained unchanged at a decade-plus low and wage growth accelerated at its fastest pace in nearly six years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 11th, 2018

Bank of Canada caught between rate hike and trade war

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz is under pressure to justify another rate hike or risk credibility by changing course, with a clear-cut case for higher rates endangered by a raging trade war with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 25th, 2018

U.S. added 213,000 jobs in June as unemployment rate rose to 4%

The strong job gains came despite escalating disputes between the United States and major trading partners such as the European Union, China, Canada and Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 6th, 2018

Canadian Job Growth Beats Estimates

Canada added more jobs than expected in June and wages continued to advance at a strong pace, bolstering expectations that the Bank of Canada will raise the benchmark interest rate next week......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 7th, 2018