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Fed"s Powell says national data today show "strong economy"

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 12th, 2019

Strong Alphabet, Intel earnings drive futures higher

Robust earnings from Google-owner Alphabet and Intel lifted U.S. stock index futures on Friday, as investors await data that is widely expected to show that the domestic economy grew at its slowest pace in over two years in the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

More Weakness Seen in Regional Manufacturing Data

The strong economy has finally started to show some weakness around slower global growth and trade tensions. After a very weak Empire Manufacturing report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 20th, 2019

7 things to know today and why charitable giving dropped last year

Good morning, Orlando! A new report on national philanthropy trends found that charitable giving dropped by 1.7% last year, despite a strong economy, and giving by individuals dropped by more than 3% — the largest drop since the end of the most re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2019

There"s a smaller share of workers in the gig economy today than before Uber existed, official data show

There"s a smaller share of workers in the gig economy today than before Uber existed, official data show.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 7th, 2018

Consumer spending rose, inflation slowed in October as economy remained strong, government data show

Americans’ spending rose more than forecast in O.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 29th, 2018

Walmart, strong retail sales boost Wall Street

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, as strong July retail sales data and Walmart’s upbeat results eased some fears about the economy slipping into recession......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

Wall Street rises after strong retail sales data, Walmart earnings

U.S. stocks rose in choppy trading on Thursday, as strong July retail sales data and Walmart's upbeat results eased some fears about the economy slipping into recession, but a slump in shares of network gear maker Cisco limited gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

Wall St. opens higher after strong retail sales data, Walmart results

U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday as a surge in July retail sales and Walmart's robust results eased fears of a recession in the world's largest economy, while differing reports on the U.S.-China trade dispute kept investors on edge......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

Atlanta Fed model raises U.S. third-quarter GDP view to 2.2%

The U.S. economy grew at a 2.2% annualized rate in the third quarter based on the latest data on national manufacturing activity and construction spending, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast model showed on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 1st, 2019

British wages climb to 11-year high as unemployment matches 45-year low

The U.K. labor picture remained strong in May, according to data released Tuesdayby the Office for National Statistics. Weekly earnings in the 3 months ending May rose 3.6%, the strongest.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2019

Definitely Not A Fed-Juiced Melt-Up, Nope!

Despite "good" data and Fed's Evans remarking on how "strong" the economy is, markets are s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2019

The Fed: Fed minutes of June meeting bolster Powell’s signal of imminent interest-rate cut

Minutes of the Fed’s June meeting show that “many” officials backed a future interest rate cut if the economy continues to struggle exactly in the way Fed Chairman Jerome Powell described earlier in the day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2019

The Fed: Fed minutes of June meeting bolster sense of imminent interest-rate cut

Minutes of the Fed’s June meeting show that “many” officials backed a future interest rate cut if the economy continues to struggle exactly in the way Fed Chairman Jerome Powell described earlier in the day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

Hiring is strong, but wage data show the U.S. still hasn’t fully recovered

Friday's strong jobs report helped allay fear.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 5th, 2019

Graphic: America"s economy and wages are cooling but not its female workforce

Data released on Friday showed a return to strong job growth in the United States, allaying some fears the U.S. economy is on a short path to recession. But the data also reinforced the view that economic growth is slowing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 5th, 2019

South Florida region needs to overcome talent shortage and other challenges to continue strong growth – a panel discussion

South Florida’s economy is strong these days. The unemployment is lower than the state and national average, and the region is expected to continue the upswing it has seen for more than a year. Panelists in a recent discussion about the region o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2019

If the Economy’s So Good, Why Is GDP So Low?

In 1950 the U.S. economy saw GDP growth of 8.7%, a number that seems almost hard to fathom today. There's something missing in today's so-called historically strong economy: blowout.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2019

FreightWaves NOW: What"s A Tariff Got To Do With It? Signs Of The Slowing Economy

Today on FreightWaves NOW, we bring you the economic data that .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 7th, 2019

"The Market Could Fall Quite A Bit": Why The May Jobs Report Is Critical

Ahead of today's non-farm payroll report, traders are confused: do they want a strong data print, or a weak one. Recall that the reason why spoos have surged nearly 100.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 7th, 2019

Nonresidential construction spending up 6.4% year over year in April

According to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today, national nonresidential construction spending rose 0.3% in April, totaling $792.6 billion on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, w.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 3rd, 2019