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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

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

Scott: Florida unemployment rate lowest in more than a decade

Florida’s unemployment rate has dropped to 3.7 percent, the lowest since April 2007, according to Gov. Rick Scott. Scott gave an update on Florida's job growth and unemployment rate on Friday, noting that businesses created 26,300 private-sect.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Why Further Growth In U.S. Employment Is Delusional

Why Further Growth In U.S. Employment Is Delusional.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 17th, 2018

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) stocks lower at close of trade

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) stocks lower at close of trade Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street. Earlier t.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 16th, 2018

July shined on the employment front around Buffalo

July marked another month of steady gains for jobseekers. The Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area private-sector employment base increased by 6,700 in the past year, a growth rate of 1.4 percent. Educational services and education and healt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Inside the list: Central Florida mid-year market report

The office sector in metro Orlando has been a strong point, with fundamentals improving thanks to employment growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Employment stagnation: Which city in your state is weakest for job growth?

While American cities have generally been hiring hotbeds, driving overall employment growth, there are 43 .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 16th, 2018

U.S. Worker Productivity Improved in Spring

U.S. worker productivity accelerated this spring, a sign better efficiency helped support the second-quarter’s stronger economic growth......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2018

Sarah Huckabee Sanders made a bizarre claim about black employment under Trump compared to Obama as a defense against Omarosa"s attacks

Alex Wong/Getty Images White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders pointed to the growth of black employment under President Donald Trump .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2018

What city is adding the most jobs in your state? A look at who's hiring

Cities and urban areas are, by and large, the engines driving employment growth nation.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 14th, 2018

Investors Cautious on Equities Despite Low Unemployment, Strong Growth

Investors Cautious on Equities Despite Low Unemployment, Strong Growth Americans were less upbeat about stock even as the US unemployment rate hovered near an 18-year low and the economy recorded its fastest growth pace in four ye.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 13th, 2018

Enbridge: Fundamentals And Growth Prospects Are Stronger Than Ever

Enbridge: Fundamentals And Growth Prospects Are Stronger Than Ever.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 13th, 2018

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) down around 6.7% so far this year

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) down around 6.7% so far this year Gold prices are down around 6.7% so far this year, pressured lower by the stronger dollar and rising interest rates. Inve.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 12th, 2018