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Shutdown Could End 99-Month Job Growth Streak

The partial government shutdown could cause the longest stretch of continuous job growth recorded in the U.S. to come to an end this month......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 12th, 2019

Government shutdown threatens to take real bite out of economic growth

There is no end in sight for the shutdown, and it could end the country’s 99-month streak of continuous job growth......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 14th, 2019

Win Semi sees June revenues rebound

GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors saw its revenues surge 15.1% from a year earlier to NT$1.78 billion (US$57.1 million) in June 2019, with the growth ending a 10-month streak of on-year decreases......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 4th, 2019

Maryland posts jobs gain in March after loss in prior month

Maryland got back on track in March with the addition of 3,100 jobs primarily from the private sector. The gain comes after the state saw a streak of seven consecutive months of job growth come to an end in February. The private sector added 2,900 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

Two-month growth streak for all 6 Maryland casinos ends in July

Maryland saw year-over-year gains in cumulative casino revenue last month, but a two-month growth streak for all six of the state's casinos came to an end, according to the latest report from Maryland Lottery and Gaming. Revenue from the state's s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

U.S. wages growing at fastest rate in 9 years as unemployment stays at 3.9 percent

The record-setting streak of job growth continued in August as the U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th straight month......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 7th, 2018

U.S. wages grow at fastest rate in 9 years as unemployment stays at 3.9 percent

The record-setting streak of job growth continued in August as the U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th straight month......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 7th, 2018

25 Cities That Added the Most Jobs in 2018

The U.S. economy was in better condition in 2018 than it has been in decades. The job market posted its 96th consecutive month of job growth in September, the longest job creation streak in U.S.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 7th, 2018

25 Cities That Lost the Most Jobs in 2018

The U.S. economy was in better condition in 2018 than it has been in decades. The job market posted its 96th consecutive month of job growth in September, the longest job creation streak in U.S.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 7th, 2018

Dollar hovers near one-month low, yen benefits on rising growth risks

The dollar languished close to one-month lows on Friday, seemingly pressured by year-end positioning with financial markets whipsawed by a collapse in oil prices, sell-off in equities and a threat of a U.S. government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Futures extend slide on growth fears, government shutdown threat

S&P 500 e-minis logged their biggest losing streak in seven years on Friday, dropping about 0.6 percent on growing worries of slowing global growth and the threat of a U.S. government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. growth slowed toward end of 2018, but — despite government shutdown, weaker world economy — it’s hanging in there

A trio of fresh appraisals of the economy suggest growth slowed toward the end of 2018, but the U.S. is still expanding at a moderate pace even as a month-long government shutdown drags on......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2019

J.P. Morgan pares U.S. first quarter GDP view to 1.75 percent

J.P. Morgan economists reduced their outlook for U.S. economic growth in the first quarter to 1.75 percent from 2.00 percent as the partial U.S. government shutdown has stretched to a second month for the longest one ever, they said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2019

Economy Notches 100th Straight Month of Increased Employment

Tested in January by a government shutdown, market volatility and uncertainty about global growth, the U.S. labor market notched its 100th straight month of increased employment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 2nd, 2019

U.S. Factory-Sector Growth Accelerated in January

Growth picked up for U.S. manufacturers in January, a sign strong factory-sector demand and output overrode uncertainty surrounding the partial government shutdown in the first month of the year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 2nd, 2019

Expansion of U.S. Services SectorSlowed in January

The U.S. services sector expanded at a slower pace in January, a sign uncertainty surrounding the partial government shutdown pinched growth in the first month of the year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 6th, 2019

Retail sales rise in sign of consumer health

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, providing crucial support to the economy at a time when other drivers of growth have faded. The Commerce Department said Tuesday t.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 24 min. ago

Retail sales rise in sign of consumer health

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, providing crucial support to the economy at a time when other drivers of growth have faded. The Commerce Department said Tuesday t.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 24 min. ago

China home price growth cools in June, but investment quickens

Growth in China's new home prices cooled in June as sales shrank for a second month, but building starts and investment quickened, providing a cushion for the slowing economy while Beijing claims some wins in reducing market froth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 15th, 2019

Asian shares veer between gains and losses before key China data

Asian shares shuttled between small losses and gains on Friday as investors awaited China trade, lending and growth data, and as worries over Sino-U.S. trade tensions deflated optimism rooted in expectations of a Federal Reserve rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2019

Fed"s Powell bolsters rate cut view on trade, growth concerns

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday set the stage for the first U.S. interest rate cut in a decade later this month, pledging to "act as appropriate" to defend an economic expansion threatened by trade disputes and a global slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2019