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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Metals Stocks: Gold on track to score its highest finish in a month as global market jitters persist

Gold pushes higher again Monday, poised for its best finish in about a month, as financial markets keep attention fixed on global growth fears and a recessionary alarm persists in the bond market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 25th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold nears best level in a month as global market jitters persist

Gold pushed higher again Monday, within striking distance of its best level in a month, as financial markets kept attention fixed on global growth fears and a recessionary alarm persisted in the bond market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 25th, 2019

Yield curve inverts for first time since 2007 on global growth worries

U.S. markets received a clear warning of coming recession on Friday when the spread between yields on three-month Treasury bills and 10-year notes fell below zero for the first time since 2007 after U.S. manufacturing data missed estimates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

U.S. Treasuries curve inverts, stocks fall on global growth fears

The spread between three-month Trea.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

United States Oil (USO) as economic growth concerns weighed on sentiment

United States Oil (USO) as economic growth concerns weighed on sentiment Oil prices eased from 2019 peaks on Friday as economic growth concerns weighed on sentiment, pausing a three-month rally driven by OPEC-led.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 22nd, 2019

Economic Report: Mortgage rates slide to 13-month low, luring Americans back into the housing market

Rates for home loans fell, pushing mortgage applications higher, in a reminder that economic growth is just tepid enough to allow some home buyers to catch a break......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2019

Shares tick up with Fed boost; oil hits four-month peak

Stocks across the world fought to extend their longest winning streak of the year on Wednesday, with a global index edging up as a boost from a dovish Federal Reserve more than offset concerns over U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019