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USD/AUD (AUD=X) Looks For Traction From Stronger Employment Growth, Lower Unemployment

USD/AUD (AUD=X) Looks For Traction From Stronger Employment Growth, Lower Unemployment The Australian Dollar rose against a majority of developed world currencies Wednesday, recovering from an overnight slump, as traders took up positions.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 13th, 2018

Market Rebounds On Trade Optimism, Tech Bounce; Jobs Report Stronger Than Expected

A stronger-than-expected government report on the nation’s employment situation provided investors with some good news to cap a dismal week that saw worries about global economic growth ratchet up. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 4th, 2019

Unemployment and Payrolls Meet Goldilocks

It has not been too unusual to see many of the economic numbers showing some signs of slower growth in recent weeks. The same is now true of the U.S. Department of Labor's monthly Employment........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 7th, 2018

Payrolls Miss Due To Hurricane But Revisions Surge; Unemployment At 48 Year Low

Ahead of today's jobs report, Nomura's Bilal Hafeez summarized the worst case scenario as "weak employment but high wage growth." And moments ago, we got one half of this scenario materializi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2018

August Employment Report Shows Solid Job, Wage Growth

August nonfarm payroll growth came in better than expected while the unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.9%. Wages increased as well, but June and July job growth was cut by a combined total of........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 7th, 2018

U.S. job growth slows in July, unemployment rate drops

U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in July as employment in the transportation and utilities sectors fell, but a drop in the unemployment rate suggested that labor market conditions continued to tighten......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 3rd, 2018

Long-dated U.S. government bond yields edge lower after jobs report

Treasury yields slipped slightly early Friday after an important read of monthly employment came in below expectations on a headline basis, although the unemployment rate fell to 3.9% from 4%. The yield for the 10-year Treasury note was at 2.973%, fr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2018

U.S. job growth slows in July, unemployment rate dips

U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in July as employment in the transportation and utilities sectors fell, but a drop in the unemployment rate suggested that the labor market was tightening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 3rd, 2018

June jobs report: U.S. economy adds 213,000 jobs but unemployment rises to 4%

Employment growth was strong for a second consecutive month as the economy added 213,000 jobs in June despite worker shortages and trade tensions. Economists had expected 195,000 job gains.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 6th, 2018

Canada Shed Jobs in April, While Wages Rose to Near Six-Year High

Canada unexpectedly shed jobs in April on a drop in part-time employment. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate remained unchanged at a decade-plus low and wage growth accelerated at its fastest pace in nearly six years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 11th, 2018

Bond Report: U.S. government bond yields post weekly fall as traders weigh Fed, jobs report

Treasury yields hold their ground on Friday after a key report on U.S. employment showed the unemployment rate fell to its lowest since 2000 even as wage growth was muted......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2018

Futures lower in choppy trading after U.S. jobs report

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell briefly after the release of April nonfarm payrolls report, which showed job growth rose less than expected and the unemployment rate fell to a 17-1/2-year low......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

Aflac (AFL) Q1 Earnings Beat on Margin Growth, View Intact

Aflac (AFL) Q1 earnings gain from stronger yen/dollar exchange rate, favorable pretax margins and a lower effect.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 26th, 2018

Strong demand but strained supply: What to expect in Austin"s housing market in 2019

Despite sagging consumer confidence, Austin's tech and employment growth should keep homebuilders busy. Real estate authority Eldon Rude put it this way: "We enter the year not with questions about demand but supply.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 46 min. ago

KeyCorp (KEY) Q4 Earnings Top as Revenues Rise, Costs Fall

Higher interest rates, loan growth and lower expenses support KeyCorp's.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nyt11 hr. 16 min. ago

US Home Prices Rise At Slowest Pace Since 2012 As Sales Plunge

In the latest indication of how weakness in the high end of the US housing market is beginning to seep into the lower rungs, growth in US home prices slowed in December as sales slumped, marking the smallest ann.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge11 hr. 16 min. ago

Stocks trade lower on global growth, tariff concerns

Morgan Stanley reported a surprise double-miss on profit and revenue......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews15 hr. 16 min. ago

Stock futures trade lower on global growth, tariff concerns

Morgan Stanley reported a surprise double-miss on profit and revenue......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews17 hr. 1 min. ago

REBNY optimistic about city’s way forward

By John Banks, REBNY president Last year was a another successful one for New York City, which continues to enjoy a booming economy, record job growth and unemployment rates at historic lows. The NYPD announced t.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweekly19 hr. 16 min. ago

BofA (BAC) Beats Q4 Earnings & Revenue Estimates, Costs Down

Rise in interest rates, loan growth and lower credit costs support BofA's (BAC) Q4 earnings while weaknesses in trading and investment banking hurts to som.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 16th, 2019

Goldman Sachs reports higher trading revenue, shares jump

Goldman Sachs topped analysts' revenue estimates on Wednesday as stronger equities trading revenue cushioned bond trading losses, making it the only Wall Street bank so far to show growth in fourth-quarter trading revenue......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019