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U.S. Consumer Price Increases Are Eating Away Worker Wage Gains

U.S. consumer prices rose for a third straight month in June, eating away at sluggish wage growth and sending inflation to its highest rate in more than six years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Inflation Is Eating Away Worker Wage Gains

U.S. consumer prices rose for a third straight month in June, eating away at sluggish wage growth and sending inflation to its highest rate in more than six years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: Why wage gains may accelerate despite January pause

Worker pay barely rose in January despite a hefty 304,000 gain in new jobs — most of them well paid — and a slew of increases in minimum wages across the country. What the heck is going on?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2019

Wages Are Rising. Will Inflation Follow?

Should wages accelerate, some analysts expect the gains to power more consumer spending, leading to a cycle of price increases throughout the economy.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 9th, 2018

Rising U.S. Consumer Prices Are Eroding Wage Gains

The gains follow months of steady increases that have pushed up the inflation rate to the highest level in years. Overall prices are up 2.9% over the past 12 months, a rate last exceeded in early 2012......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in July

Inflation picked up modestly in July, eating up Americans’ wage gains......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

Why Americans Aren"t Feeling Wage Gains

The consumer-price index rose 0.2% in April, while average hourly pay for private-sector workers was flat and average weekly earnings fell 0.1%, taking inflation into account......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 10th, 2018

Union Pacific operational overhaul gains traction, shares rise

U.S. railroad operator Union Pacific Corp on Thursday reported better-than-expected quarterly profit as price increases and cost controls offset the impact of severe winter weather and record flooding that damaged rails in the Midwest......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

US Consumer Prices Rebound In March But Real Wage Growth Slumps

Something for everyone in today's CPI data with the headline consumer price index rising more than e.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 10th, 2019

U.S. employment report points to growing economy, tame inflation

U.S. employment growth accelerated from a 17-month low in March, assuaging fears of an abrupt slowdown in economic activity, but a moderation in wage gains supported the Federal Reserve's decision to suspend further interest rate increases this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

TJX Companies Gains 19% in 3 Months: Will Momentum Sustain?

TJX Companies' (TJX) off-price model, strategic store locations and impressive brands boost the company's performance. However, high wage and freight costs as well as currenc.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 18th, 2019

Tuesday the Broad Market Extends the Gains Off Friday’s Recovery

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Small businesses see bright future ahead Most S&P 500 sectors finish with gains Softening Consumer Price Index for February reinforced notion Fed will be patient US Treasury yield.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 12th, 2019

US Consumer Price Growth Slowest Since Sept 2016 As Gas Prices Plummet

While headline and core CPI slowed in December, the print was still boosted by outsized gains .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices end higher as domestic crude supplies rise less than expected

Oil futures end higher on Wednesday after weekly U.S. government data reveal smaller-than-expected increases in domestic crude and gasoline supplies, but concerns surrounding a potential slowdown in global energy demand limit the price gains......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2019

U.S. consumer morale at one-and-a-half year-low; house price gains slow

U.S consumer confidence fell to a 1-1/2 year-low in January as a partial shutdown of the government and financial markets turmoil left households a bit nervous about the economy's prospects......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2019

U.S. home sales hit three-year low, price gains slow

U.S. home sales tumbled to their lowest level in three years in December and house price increases slowed sharply, suggesting a further loss of momentum in the housing market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2019

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Cost of Entry

$RACE Each year the price increases based on the US Consumer Price Index (CPI), and it means for Y 2019 that all teams have to pay a basic entry fee of.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 22nd, 2019

Long Awaited Wage Increases Have Arrived

The Economy Is Finally Coming Through for U.S. Workers Decent wage gains are showing up in paychecks. That should continue for a while. Bloomberg, January.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 14th, 2019

Case-Shiller: Price Gains Continue Slowdown

For the third consecutive month, home price increases across the U.S. have slowed, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic/Case-Shiller Indices. In fact, October numbers .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaDec 27th, 2018

U.S. job growth slows in November, monthly wage gains modest

U.S. job growth slowed in November and monthly wages increased less than forecast, suggesting some moderation in economic activity that could support expectations of fewer interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

U.S. job growth cools in November, monthly wage gains modest

U.S. job growth slowed in November and monthly wages increased less than expected, suggesting some moderation in economic activity that could support expectations of fewer interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018