The Conference Board’s index of leading indicators, which gauges future economic growth, increased 0.6 percent in April.
This Friday the U.S. Department of Labor will release its monthly employment report. The data released this week will be for the month of April. Before you get the news at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, we thought we’d give you a little tutorial about the report and things to look for in it. Here are the top five things to know about the monthly employment report.
Here’s our Monday rundown of the economic and market news released last week.
Here’s our Monday rundown of the economic news released last week.
This morning, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the Employment Situation Report for October. Although the U.S. added 80,000 jobs for the month of October, the report shows the unemployment rate changed very little, falling from 9.1 percent to 9.0 percent….
Our new video takes a closer look at our jobs crisis and asks: what can Washington do to put Americans back to work?
Today, BankruptingAmerica.org (an awareness campaign by Public Notice) released a new Web video titled “Is Washington Creating Our Job Crisis?” As the 1.7 million college students of the class of 2011 graduate, they face one of the highest unemployment rates….