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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

Jobs in high-wage industries are growing fastest

High-wage jobs have grown faster than low-wage jobs over the past year or so. The rise of oil drilling and decline of retail are part .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 9th, 2018

US unemployment falls to 3.7% - the lowest since 1969

The U.S. unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 49 years. The Labor Department reported Friday that the jobless rate edged down from 3.9 percent to 3.7 percent the month before as employers added 134,000 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 6th, 2018

Black Unemployment at 6%

Among the things largely lost in the new jobs report, the Employment Situation Summary for September, is that the unemployment rate for black Americans was 6%......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 6th, 2018

US unemployment falls to 3.7 percent - lowest since 1969

The U.S. unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 49 years. The Labor Department reported Friday that the jobless rate edged down from 3.9 percent to 3.7 percent the month before as employers added 134,000 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 6th, 2018

US unemployment falls to 3.7 percent _ lowest since 1969

The U.S. unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 49 years. The Labor Department reported Friday that the jobless rate edged down from 3.9 percent to 3.7 percent the month before as employers added 134,000 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 6th, 2018

Unemployment falls to 3.7 percent, the lowest rate since 1969

While economists cheered the unemployment rate, only 134,000 jobs were created last month, likely because of Hurricane Florence......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 5th, 2018

Economy added 134,000 jobs in September; unemployment falls to nearly 50-year low

The unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent as the economy added 134,000 jobs in September. Economists ha.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 5th, 2018

Wall Street slides as bond yields climb on jobs data

U.S. stocks tumbled on Friday, weighed down by rising Treasury yields after data showed job growth slowed in September, while wage increases were not enough to fan worries over rising inflation or faster interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Wall Street hit as bond yields climb after jobs data

U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, weighed down by rising Treasury yields after data showed job growth slowed in September, while wage increases were not enough to fan worries over rising inflation or faster interest rates hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Economic Report: Job creation, wages slip in September as unemployment falls to 48-year low

The U.S. unemployment rate sank to a 49-year low of 3.7% in September as the economy added 134,000 new jobs, setting the stage for a strong holiday season to finish out what’s been stellar year for the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018

Dollar marginally lower after September jobs data

The U.S. dollar was marginally lower Friday after the Bureau of Labor Statistics said the U.S. economy added 134,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate fell to 3.7%. Analysts polled by MarketWatch had expected payrolls to r.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018

Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969

The U.S. economy added 134,000 jobs in September, well below expectations, as Hurricane Florence appeared to damper hiring in the month. But many welcomed the lowest unemployment rate in decades and think the labor market remains strong......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 5th, 2018

The Fed: Fed will be more confident in its interest-rate-hike plans after September jobs report

The September jobs report just reinforces the Federal Reserve’s plan to continue to raise interest rates at a gradual pace......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018

Economic Report: Job creation, wages chill out in September, but unemployment falls to 48-year low

The U.S. unemployment rate sank to a 49-year low of 3.7% in September as the economy added 134,000 new jobs, setting the stage for a strong holiday season to finish out what’s been stellar year for the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018