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Canada: Weaker Jobs Highlight Rate Cut Risk

Canada: Weaker Jobs Highlight Rate Cut Risk.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 8th, 2019

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks slip after jobs data but not before Dow hit 29,000 for first time

Stocks slip midday Friday, after the Dow briefly rose to hit the 29,000 level, following data from the U.S. Labor Department showing job and wage growth was weaker than expected in December, while the unemployment rate remains near historic lows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2020

Risk appetite dampened by lackluster U.S. jobs growth

Wall Street eked out gains on Friday and the dollar lost ground as a weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs report tempered investor sentiment on the heels of China's announced economic stimulus plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2019

Less Unemployment Is the Good News; the Bad News Is That It Means More of This

About 164,000 new jobs were created in the U.S. in July, and the national unemployment rate stands at 3.7% — compared with 5.7% in Canada and 6.3% in the European Union. That’s good news,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 19th, 2019

Less Unemployment is the Good News; the Bad News is That It Means More of This

About 164,000 new jobs were created in the U.S. in July, and the national unemployment rate stands at 3.7% — compared with 5.7% in Canada and 6.3% in the European Union. That’s good news,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 18th, 2019

Instant View: Canada sheds 24,200 jobs in July, jobless rate rises to 5.7%

Canada's economy lost a net 24,200 jobs in July, both in full-time and part-time work, Statistics Canada said on Friday. The jobless rate edged up to 5.7%......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 9th, 2019

NewsWatch: Dow closes up 263 points, stocks notch best week of the year as jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks close significantly higher after weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Stocks record four-day winning streak after jobs report bolsters rate-cut hopes

U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Friday, booking their fourth straight daily gain, after a weaker-than-expected jobs report added to expectations that the Federal Reserve would carry out rate cuts as soon as July. The S&P 500 rose 1% to end.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow ends higher on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher after weaker-than-expected hiring likely increased the odds the Fed will ha.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow closes up 263 points, stocks notch best week of the year as jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks close significantly higher after weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow gains 300 points on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow jumped in afternoon trading after weaker-than-expected hiring appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut intere.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow up around 300 points as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Dow, stocks jump on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report

The Dow jumped in midday trading after weaker-than-expected hiring in May appeared to increase the odds the Fed will have to cut interest .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks rally as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks rise as disappointing jobs report fuels hopes of a Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks rise after a weaker-than-expected jobs report adds to argument for Fed rate cut.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Bank of Canada Holds Key Rate Steady at 1.25%

Canada’s central bank held its benchmark interest rate steady as it warned that rising geopolitical and trade conflicts risk undermining global growth......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Wall Street little changed after U.S. jobs report

(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes were little changed on Friday in choppy trading after data showed weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs and wages growth in April, while unemployment rate dropped to a 17-1/2-year low......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

Apple, tech stocks lead Wall Street rally

(Reuters) - Apple and other technology stocks led a rally on Wall Street on Friday, after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs and wage growth data eased concerns about faster interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 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

Bank of Canada caught between rate hike and trade war

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz is under pressure to justify another rate hike or risk credibility by changing course, with a clear-cut case for higher rates endangered by a raging trade war with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 25th, 2018

U.S. added 213,000 jobs in June as unemployment rate rose to 4%

The strong job gains came despite escalating disputes between the United States and major trading partners such as the European Union, China, Canada and Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 6th, 2018