After the Labor Department’s past two jobs reports showed much stronger-than-expected employment growth, market participants are hoping for another blowout reading on the U.S. labor market on Friday.
February Jobs Report Raises Questions
U.S. nonfarm payrolls added just 20,000 jobs in February, well below the consensus expectation of 180,000 and the smallest monthly gain since September 2017. Wh
Here's why the February jobs report is coming out in the middle of the month
The February jobs report is late, on March 8, the second Friday of the month, because of how the government schedules the survey behind the numbers.
February's jobs report should show whether there's anything to really fear about economy
The monthly jobs report could signal that the economy's slower growth in the first quarter is just a speed bump rather than a sign of trouble.
What to expect in February US jobs report
It's looking like the US economy turned in another respectable month of job growth in February, even as a broader slowdown looms.
Here's What to Make of February's 'Abysmal' Jobs Reports, According to Wall Street Analysts
Here’s what strategists are saying about the unemployment report
Why the shutdown didn't tank the January jobs report
There were a lot of gasps and "wow!" exclamations when the U.S. Labor Department announced Friday, Feb. 1, that the economy added 304,000 jobs in January. That was the best month of job gains in almost three years, and it occurred in a month when the federal government was partially shut down...
How timing of the jobs report could sway midterms
There is something that the Democrats ought to know and should be concerned about. The final employment report before the Nov. 6 election — that is, the last snapshot of the US economy they will se…
November jobs report fast facts: Here's what it means to you
The goverment reported that the economy created 178,000 new jobs in November
Nobody knows what Wall Street will do with upcoming jobs report
On Friday, we’ll get the latest report on the employment situation. And while the reports these days aren’t nearly as important as the ones before the mid-term elections, the report for December th…
Why the White House wants you to think latest jobs report is a fluke
The White House says the horrible jobs figures for February were fluky. Don’t pay attention to the fact that only 20,000 new jobs were created during the second month of the year, the president’s p…
Why a healthy jobs report could give Wall Street anxiety
I’ll go out on a limb and predict that Friday’s employment report for April is going to be strong. Maybe even very strong. I will go even further out on that limb and say the strength of that repor…
Why the jobs report could be better than everyone expects
Can I predict the employment report correctly for the second straight month? We’ll know Friday. By most measures, the US economy looks as though it’s weakening. But tomorrow’s employment report cou…
California almond industry supports 100,000 jobs, report says
A new report detailing the impact and importance of the California almond industry was released Tuesday at the Almond Conference in Sacramento.
Q and A: What the July Texoma Workforce Commission job report means for Texoma
Texoma has had a nearly 3 percent unemployment rate for nearly 2 years, and July’s Texas Workforce Commission report showed the region was sitting
How bad is teacher pay? Nearly 1 in 5 teachers works a second job, report says
Across the country, 18 percent of teachers earn income outside the classroom, according to a National Center for Education Statistics report released Wednesday.
Why The Just-Released February Jobs Numbers Are Disappointing
The much-anticipated February Employment Situation Report was released today, showing only 20,000 jobs added. Despite this, unemployment fell to 3.8%. However, this has done little to relieve the concerns of those worried that the expansion may be slowing.
What the Terrible September Jobs Report Means for the Economy
A fresh piece of evidence, along with August’s wild market swings, pointing to an underlying economic fragility.
Nice Jobs Report. But What About the Economy Ms. Yellen?
Beyond setting the stage for a Federal Reserve rate increase later this year, the strong jobs market sets the tone for the economy gaining further ground next year.
Circular Economy Can Add $1 Trillion a Year and 100,000 Jobs: Report
December 6, 2014 - 10:55pm Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 11:00pm (3BL Media/Justmeans) â At a time when human beings have far exceeded the Earthâs capacity to sustain the current consumption levels for long, a new paradigm called the Circular Economy is showing great promise. As the name suggests, a Circular Economy goes beyond recycling and focuses on eliminating material loss and waste through careful design…