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U.S. manufacturing sector slowing as economy loses steam

U.S. manufacturing output fell for a second straight month in February and factory activity in New York state hit nearly a two-year low this month, offering further evidence of a sharp slowdown in economic growth early in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

U.S. manufacturing sector slowing as economy loses momentum

U.S. manufacturing output fell for a second straight month in February and factory activity in New York state was weaker than expected this month, offering further evidence of a sharp slowdown in economic growth early in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

World stock recovery loses steam as European auto sector takes beating

A recovery by global stocks proved short-lived as warnings over a slowing European auto sector soured an upbeat mood, while Wall Street was set for a slightly lower open after enjoying its best session in eight months the previous day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 17th, 2018

In foreboding sign for U.S. economy, factory sector softens

U.S. manufacturing activity unexpectedly cooled in March, a troubling sign for the economy although the U.S. housing market showed signs lower interest rates were giving it a boost......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

Financial stocks fall again, as Fed"s dovish messages weighs on yields

Financial stocks fell Friday, and were the only sector of the S&P 500's 11 sectors to be losing ground, as Treasury yields extending declines amid growing concerns of a slowing economy. The SPDR Fi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2019

U.S. labor market solid; manufacturing sector slowing

The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to still strong labor market conditions, though the pace of job growth has slowed after last year's robust gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 21st, 2019

ISM Non-Manufacturing Shows Slowing Services Economy in January

The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) has released its non-manufacturing survey results for January of 2019......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 5th, 2019

China"s services sector moderates in January but still solid: Caixin PMI

China's sprawling services sector maintained a solid pace of expansion in January even though growth moderated slightly, a private survey showed on Sunday, offering continued support for the world's second-largest economy as manufacturing cools......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 2nd, 2019

Chip results augur more tech gloom as slowing China weighs

Somber results from chipmakers SK Hynix Inc and Texas Instruments Inc , on the heels of warnings from tech behemoths Samsung and Apple, indicate more gloom for the sector as China's economy slows to its weakest in decades......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2019

Strain of shutdown is spreading as economy loses steam

The partial government shutdown is inflicting far greater damage on the U.S. economy than previously estimated, the White House acknowledged......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

3 Software Stocks to Bet On in a Slowing Economy, According to Morgan Stanley

The sector should prove durable in a slowing economy and amid volatile markets......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 16th, 2019

US Services Economy Plummets In December

After reporting that the Manufacturing sector of the US economy collapsed in December, ISM confirmed today that the Ser.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 7th, 2019

U.S. economy added 312,000 jobs in December and wage growth gained steam, marking a strong finish to 2018

Last year brought a big boost in hiring, especially in manufacturing, construction, and oil industry jobs......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 4th, 2019

U.S. factory activity hits two-year low, casts shadow over economy

U.S. manufacturing activity slowed sharply to a two-year low in December amid a plunge in new orders and hiring at factories, suggesting the economy was probably not immune to slowing growth in China and Europe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 3rd, 2019

Wall Street opens lower as Apple sales warning drags tech

U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday, weighed by a drop in the technology sector after Apple Inc's rare sales warning inflamed fears that the Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowing China economy would eat into corporate profits more than expected......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 3rd, 2019

China"s manufacturing sector contracts

Weakness in factory activity adds to a growing pile of indicators showing a Chinese economy that is struggling......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 2nd, 2019

Italy Is Heading for Recession in 2019. Here’s Why

Europe’s third-largest economy is on the brink of its third recession since the global financial crisis a decade ago Italy's manufacturing sector shrank for .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 2nd, 2019

U.S. markets drop on slowing global economy, says Clear Harbor"s Aaron Kennon

Disastrous manufacturing and retail consumption data from China confirm that global economy has been slowing since first quarter, says Aaron Kennon, CEO of Clear Harbor Assets Management. Aleksandra Michalska reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 14th, 2018

China"s Manufacturing Engine Starts to Sputter

China’s critical manufacturing sector appears to be stalling, with a gauge of activity ticking down in the latest sign of weakness for the economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 1st, 2018

China"s Manufactory Engine Starts to Sputter

China’s critical manufacturing sector appears to be stalling, with a gauge of activity ticking down in the latest sign of weakness for the economy......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 30th, 2018

China"s Private-Sector Woes Spur Leaders Into Action

Beijing has for years squeezed the private sector with policies that support state companies—and is now looking to fix what has become a weak link in a slowing economy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 20th, 2018