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December Unemployment Report Looks Static

The December 2016 unemployment report looks almost static as changes in most of the statistics are small.  The unemployment rate ticked up by 0.1% to 4.7%.  Those employed increased by 63,000 a very small monthly number.  Those unemployed mont.....»»

Category: blogSource: economicpopulistJan 11th, 2017

Economic Preview: U.S. jobs report in January likely to show meaty gain in hiring, low unemployment

The U.S. jobs market is still kicking up a storm. After a bit of a lull in December, companies likely hired more workers at the start of the new year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 1st, 2018

Tax Reform Is Boosting Wages And Bonuses, But Some Corporations Are Still Cutting Jobs

The December 2017 non-farm payroll report revealed the U.S. unemployment rate was at 4.1 percent for the third consecutive month, the.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 25th, 2018

Jobs report: Employers added disappointing 148,000 jobs in Dec.

Economists had expected the government to report 190,000 gains in December despite a low unemployment rate that means fewer .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 5th, 2018

Economic Report: Economy seen on steady growth path despite ‘disappointing’ December jobs number

Early comments from economists on Friday’s December U.S. jobs report, showing 148,000 positions created in the month and the unemployment rate holding at 4.1%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2018

Analysis: Jobs Report Should Ease Fed Fears of Too-Low Unemployment

The December employment report doesn’t suggest the Federal Reserve needs to move more aggressively or slow down in raising interest rates......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 5th, 2018

U.S. Added 148,000 Jobs in December

Unemployment stayed at 4.1% for the third month in a row. The American economy gained 148,000 jobs in the final month of 2017, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Friday morning. The unemployment rate remained at 4.1% for a t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2018

Analysis: Jobs Report Should Ease Fed Fears About Unemployment Falling Too Low

The December employment report doesn’t suggest the Federal Reserve needs to move more aggressively or slow down in raising interest rates......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 5th, 2018

Employers added disappointing 148K jobs in Dec.

Economists expected the government to report 190,000 job gains in December despite a low unemployment rate that spells fewer a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 5th, 2018

Jobs report misses expectations, unemployment rate holds at 17-year low

Brian Snyder/Reuters The US economy created 148,000 jobs in December, fewer than economists had forecast.  The retail sector lost the most jobs amid a wave of store closures.  .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 5th, 2018

Jobs report misses, unemployment rate holds at 17-year low

Brian Snyder/Reuters The US economy added 148,000 jobs in December, fewer than expected, according to a report Friday from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  A plunge in retail jobs, by 20,300, weighed on the labor market as brick-and-mort.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 5th, 2018

U.S. Added 148,000 Jobs in December; Unemployment at 4.1%

The report, which offers a picture of how the economy fared in President Trump’s first year in office, marks the 87th consecutive month of job growth......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 5th, 2018

December jobs report: 4 things to know

2017 was a pretty good year to get a job in America. It was another mediocre year for wage growth. And unemployment keeps limbo-ing lower......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 5th, 2018

Obama"s Final Jobs Report: Big Pay Gain, Slower Hiring

Americans' paychecks rose in December at the fastest pace in more than seven years as steady hiring and a low unemployment rate led businesses to pay more to attract and keep workers.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 6th, 2017

Obama"s final jobs report: Big pay gain, slower hiring

Americans' paychecks rose in December at the fastest pace in more than seven years as steady hiring and low unemployment led some businesses to pay more to attract and keep workers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 6th, 2017

December Jobs Report: A Disappointing 156K New Jobs, Unemployment Ticks Upward To 4.7%

December Jobs Report: A Disappointing 156K New Jobs, Unemployment Ticks Upward To 4.7%.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 6th, 2017

In Last Jobs Report Of Obama"s Presidency, U.S. Adds 156,000 Jobs And Unemployment Rate Ticks To 4.7%

Employers in the U.S. added 156,000 non-farm jobs in December, the Bureau of La.....»»

Category: marketsSource: forbesJan 6th, 2017

Four things to watch in the December jobs report

Last year began with the U.S. adding more than 150,000 new jobs a month and an unemployment rate under 5%. And 2016 is likely to end the same way. Here’s what to watch in the December jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 6th, 2017

Four things to watch in December jobs report

Last year began with the U.S. adding more than 150,000 new jobs a month and an unemployment rate under 5%. And 2016 is likely to end the same way. Here’s what to watch in the December jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2017

Economic Report: Jobless claims drop 4,000 to 254,000

The number of Americans who applied for unemployment benefits in early December fell by 4,000 to 254,000, reflecting the extremely low level of layoffs taking place in the economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 15th, 2016

November 2016 UK claimant count 2.4k vs 5.5k exp

Details from the November 2016 UK labour market data report 14 December 2016 Prior 9 8k Oct ILO unemployment rate 4 8 vs 4 8 exp Prior 4 8 Average weekly earnings 2 5 vs 2 3 exp 3m y y Prior 2 3 Revised to 2 4 Ex.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqDec 14th, 2016