in February despite harsh winter weather, but the unemployment rate ticked up for the first time in 14 months, the government ..... recent spate of indicators appear to indicate. The unemployment rate , for example, edged up because more people entered
"I conclude that the decline of the unemployment rate significantly overstates the degree of improvement in the labor market," says FRBNY chief Bill Dudley. Brushing aside talk the
Expiring unemployment benefits didn't put a dent in long-term unemployed which rose 203K. The broader U-6 unemployment rate slips to 12.6% from 12.7% - it was 14.9% a year ago. Bond traders are seeing a strong report, with the
There's a big miss in Canada's February jobs number , with payrolls falling 7K vs. expectations of a 15K gain. The unemployment rate is flat at 7%. The loonie ( FXC ) tumbles, -0.7% vs. the greenback at $0.9045. ETFs: EWC , CNDA , EWCS , FCAN Post your comment!
February Nonfarm Payrolls : +175K vs. consensus +154K, +129K previous (revised from 113K). Unemployment rate : 6.7% vs. 6.6% consensus, 6.6% previous. 1 comment!
this morning's non-farm payroll report. Consensus estimates are for a gain of 154K jobs and no change to the unemployment rate at 6.6%. Europe is off moderately and Asia was mixed overnight - though the Nikkei continued a big rally, up
Hilsenrath. Dudley now expects GDP to print at under 2% in Q1, but to rebound in Q2 as things warm up. The 6.5% unemployment rate threshold is "already obsolete" as we're just about already there and nobody expects a rate hike anytime soon
ATHENS, March 6 (Reuters) - Greece's unemployment rate dipped marginally to 27.5 percent in December from a downwardly revised 27.6 percent the previous month, the country's statistics agency ELSTAT...
Statistics and Center for American Progress, the unemployment rate of Americans ages 16-24 is about 16.2%, more than twice the unemployment rate for people of all ages. The teen and young adult
There are a few potential risks to our revenue growth assumptions. Topping our list is the tenuous economy. The unemployment rate sits at 7.3%, down from its high of 10%, but still well off from 5% in 2007. With reports of underemployment and