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U.S. government shutdown may depress January job growth

A partial shutdown of the U.S. government could slash job growth by as much as 500,000 in January and lift the unemployment rate above 4.0 percent unless the impasse in Washington is resolved before next Friday, economists warned......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019

ADP Sets Stage for Strong Payrolls Gains in January From Labor Department

The economic reports for January have so far been a bit puzzling. While the readings have indicated slower growth, things were complicated by the long partial government shutdown......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 30th, 2019

U.S. job growth likely slowed; minimal hit seen from government shutdown

U.S. job growth likely slowed in January after December's weather-related outsized surge, but the pace of hiring probably remains fast enough to support the economy amid a darkening outlook resulting from government policy and cooling global economies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 1st, 2019

Jobs Report Reminded Investors the US Economy is Strong and Business is Good

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The US Jobs Report for January provided reminder that US labor market remained strong despite growth worries, market volatility, and partial government shutdown. Plus, January ISM Manufacturing Index up higher than expe.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 1st, 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

Economic Report: Leading index for U.S. economy falls in January, but there’s a catch

A survey of economic conditions in the U.S. fell in January and reflected a recent slowdown in growth, but there was a catch: The latest results were incomplete because of the recently ended government shutdown.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

There"s another airline strike in the works

President Trump announced a deal to end the government shutdown in January after a shortage of air traffic controllers briefly stopped flights into La Guardia Airport. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 5th, 2019

U.S. may follow China with first quarter GDP upside surprise

A temporary government shutdown with no end in sight, rising trade conflicts and a global growth slowdown: the first quarter outlook for the U.S. economy did not look promising at the turn of the year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

What Would You Give Up To Get Out Of Debt?

The government shutdown may have ended in January, but it’s highly lik.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 8th, 2019

Delta (DAL) to Report Q1 Earnings: A Beat in the Offing?

Despite headwinds like the partial government shutdown that hurt travel, Delta (DAL) is expected to report TRASM growth in .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 4th, 2019

US new-home sales fell 6.9 percent in January

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 6.9 percent in January, a possible sign that buyers paused during the government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 14th, 2019

January New Home Sales Tumble, Prices Dip

Sales of new homes dropped by 4% year over year in January and 7% compared to December. Unusually cold weather, a partial government shutdown, and substantial upward revision in December's total all........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 14th, 2019

Sales of new homes tumbled nearly 7 percent in January

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 6.9 percent in January, a possible sign that buyers paused during the government shutdown. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019

HP’s Laptop Battery Recall, Interrupted by the Government Shutdown, Expands by 78,500 More Computers

This is in addition to the 50,000 recalled in January. HP is .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 13th, 2019

February Small Business Optimism Posts Slight Recovery

Small business optimism rose less than economists expected in February following a big tumble in January primarily due to the partial government shutdown that had begun in late December......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 12th, 2019

February small business optimism posts slight recovery

Small business optimism rose less than economists expected in February following a big tumble in January primarily due to the partial government shutdown that had begun in late December......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

US Consumers Cautious, Retail Sale Up a Bit

US retail sales ex-automobiles rose slightly in January after a sharp drop in December, reflecting cautious optimism taken by consumers after athe 35 day partial government shutdown. The Commer.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 11th, 2019

China says trade talks with US planned for January

China's government says it will hold talks in January with Washington after the two sides agreed to a cease-fire in a tariff fight that threatens to chill global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 20th, 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