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Tech stocks pull Wall St. lower, offseting jobs data bump

A drop in technology stocks weighed on Wall Street on Friday, offseting strong oil prices and a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes without fanning fears of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Wall St. dips at open after jobs data

U.S. stocks pulled back from steeper losses in futures trading to open slightly lower on Friday after a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes, but not enough to fan fears of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Austin adding jobs faster than any other big U.S. city, except Orlando

The number of jobs in the Austin area has risen 3.9 percent in the past year, the second-fastest rate among major American metros. For the 12 months that ended Oct. 31, the Austin metro added 40,400 non-farm payroll jobs. The 3.9 percent growth traile.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Faster wage growth in strong jobs report is likely to mean more Fed interest rate hikes

Wage growth accelerated last month to its best .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 7th, 2018

Faster wage growth in strong jobs report likely means more Fed interest rate hikes

Wage growth accelerated last month to its best .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 7th, 2018

S&P drops as strong jobs data raise rate hike fears, techs buoy Nasdaq

The S&P 500 and Dow Industrials dropped on Friday after strong August jobs data raised concerns about the possibility of faster interest rate hikes, but a rebound in chip stocks helped the Nasdaq trade higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 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

Falling Unemployment Could Pressure Fed to Move Faster

Friday’s jobs report illustrates the challenge the Fed faces this year as the economy enters a more delicate phase for setting interest-rate policy. It also shows why officials are split over whether to raise rates three or four times this year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Are wages growing at faster rate than job creation? ESIC data unclear

Data potentially suggest that wages of existing employees grew faster than the rate of addition of new jobs or formalisation of informal ones.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 30th, 2018

15 strategies everyone should know to protect their online information

As technology increases at an ever-faster rate, so too do the ways in which our information can be put at risk. With the ........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 15th, 2019

Facebook status: Divorced. Why millennials 'killed' how you decouple in the digital age

While younger people are bringing down the divorce rate, millennials who get divorced face new challenges that come with splitting in the di.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 8th, 2019

Asian shares near four-month peak, NZ$ takes a dive

Asian share markets hovered near four-month highs on Thursday with Australian equities the star performer while the New Zealand dollar sank after disappointing jobs data prompted investors to narrow the odds of a future rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Asian shares inch up to four-month highs, NZ$ takes a dive

Asian share markets edged up to four-month highs on Thursday with Australian equities the star performer while the New Zealand dollar sank after disappointing jobs data prompted investors to narrow the odds of a future rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Boeing says aircraft demand supports even faster 737 production

A top Boeing Co executive said on Wednesday market demand was strong enough to support an even higher production rate of 63 single-aisle 737 aircraft per month but such an increase depends more on suppliers being able to keep up......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2019

Tech is splitting the U.S. workforce in two

A small group of well-educated professionals enjoys rising wages, while most workers toil in low-wage jobs with few chances to advance......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2019

7 things to know today and Orlando among best cities for finding a job in 2019

Good morning, Orlando! With the unemployment rate at a record 18-year low, there’s no time like the present to polish up your resume and cover letter and start applying for jobs. But many times your luck of finding work depends largely on locat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2019

Negative Rates Would Have Sped Up Economic Recovery, Fed Paper Says

The Federal Reserve never played the negative interest rate card in response to the financial crisis, but new research claims the economy probably would have recovered faster if it had......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 5th, 2019

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) Jobs and Housing Markets Falter Ahead of Key RBA Interest Rate Decision

Australian.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 4th, 2019

Black Unemployment Is 70% Above National Rate

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the economy added 304,000 jobs in January and the national unemployment rate was 4%. The level for Black Americans was 6.8% which is about what the number........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 3rd, 2019

"Good" News May Be Bad After All - Stocks Slump, Erase Post-Payrolls Gains

Jobs beat and ISM beat but as soon as Europe closed, it all fell apart (despite President Trump's jawboning at how well China talks are going)... Perhaps this is why - the market is implying a more hawkish Fed (rate-cut expectations are falling)........»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 1st, 2019