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Economic Report: Nearly half don’t have the cash to pay for a $400 emergency, Fed survey finds

Seven years into an economic recovery, nearly half of Americans didn’t have enough cash available to cover a $400 emergency, according to a new survey released Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Economic Report: A big part of the U.S. economy brightened in April, ISM services gauge finds

The service side of the U.S. economy — banks, retailers, doctor offices and the like — grew faster in April and pointed to a stronger performance in the spring, a survey of senior business executives showed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing growth cools off a bit in April, ISM finds

U.S. manufacturers scaled back hiring plans in April and demand for new products abated, but most companies said business was still quite brisk, an ISM survey of executives found......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2017

Economic Report: Key part of economy scales back in March, as worries about Washington grow, ISM finds

A survey of service-oriented companies that employ most Americans showed steady if somewhat slower growth in the U.S. economy in March, but growing uncertainty about new government policies in Washington gnawed at some executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2017

Economic Report: Key part of economy scales back in March, worries about Washington grow, ISM finds

A survey of service-oriented companies that employ most Americans showed steady if somewhat slower growth in the U.S. economy in March, but growing uncertainty about new government policies in Washington gnawed at some executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing hiring hit 6-year high, ISM finds

A resurgence among American manufacturers that began last fall and picked up after the election of Donald Trump carried on in March, with employment rising to the highest level in six years, according to a survey of executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 3rd, 2017

Harvard Business School Report Finds Government Gridlock Hurts U.S. Companies

Survey respondents said the inability of political decision-makers to reach agreements is the greatest factor holding back economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 15th, 2016

Economic Report: U.S. services growth slows to weakest pace in six years, ISM finds

Companies in the U.S. that offer services, such as health care, retail goods and financial advice, grew in August at the slowest pace since 2010, according to a survey of senior executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2016

More Americans Use Streaming Services Like Netflix Over Cable, But Only Half Pay for It

A recent report finds that 67 percent of households have access to streaming services like Netflix but half of users share a password to avoid paying......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 26th, 2017

Economic Report: Low jobless claims look like rerun of early 1970s

The number of Americans applying for and receiving unemployment benefits continue to drop to levels last seen nearly a half century ago, a sign the U.S. labor market remains quite robust eight years into an economic expansion.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 25th, 2017

A Quarter Of American Adults Can"t Pay All Their Monthly Bills; 44% Have Less Than $400 In Cash

There was some good news and some not so good news in the Fed's latest annual Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households. First the good news. The report, based on the Boar.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 20th, 2017

More U.S. Voters Want President Trump Impeached Than Don’t, New Poll Finds

A new survey found 48% of voters supported impeaching Trump, while 41% opposed it. Almost half of U.S. voters support impeaching President Donald Trump, outnumbering for the first time voters who would oppose his impeachment, according to .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 17th, 2017

Economic Report: Home builder sentiment strengthens as industry looks past Washington

A gauge of industry sentiment finds home builders are growing more confident in the housing market and demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2017

Why Cash Is Going Out of Style

Cashless society is getting closer, survey finds. More than a third of Europeans and Americans would be happy to go without cash and rely on electronic forms .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 25th, 2017

Economic Survey Finds Optimism About Growth Prospects

Business economists are generally optimistic about the U.S. economy with most expecting stronger growth than last year's poor performance......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. economy off to slow start in spring, Markit finds

Momentum in the manufacturing and service sectors slowed in February, according to data from Markit released Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

Fed Survey Finds Moderate Economic Growth in Spring - New York Times

Washington PostFed Survey Finds Moderate Economic Growth in SpringNew York TimesWASHINGTON .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 19th, 2017

Fed survey finds moderate economic growth in spring

Federal Reserve survey finds tight labor markets, rising wages.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 19th, 2017

Economic Report: Home builder sentiment weakens in April from 11-year high

Home builders in April weren’t quite as ebullient, though they’re still anticipating strong demand, according to a survey released Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2017

U.S. states" post-recession reserves shrink: Pew report

U.S. states are putting less money aside for a financial emergency than they had before the 2007-2009 economic recession, according to a report on Thursday by the Pew Charitable Trusts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 13th, 2017

Economic Report: Small-business sentiment declines as post-election euphoria runs out of steam

Owners of small businesses are still having trouble finding qualified workers, and their faith in Washington may be starting to fray, according to the NFIB’s small-business optimism survey......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2017