All posts tagged unemployment report

September 7, 2012, Comments Off on Nonfarm payroll report drops below expectations for August, and lowered from prior months

Here we go again.  How in the world can we produce less than adequate employment opportunities to sustain the workforce, and yet continue to drive the unemployment rate downward? Pure […]


Unemployment Sours the Markets – May 2011 Report

June 3, 2011, Comments Off on Unemployment Sours the Markets – May 2011 Report

Our prior observations on productivity and the ADP report have proven to be valid.  Today’s job’s report has sent a bit of shock through ...


BLS unemployment report – transcript

May 7, 2011, Comments Off on BLS unemployment report – transcript

Nonfarm payroll employment rose by 244,000 in April, and the unemployment rate edged up to 9.0 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported ...

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Market Update – May 6th, 2011

May 6, 2011, 1 Comment

Overnight, Asian markets are down in anticipation of the US unemployment report. Taking into consideration a drop in China’s PMI to 52.9 from 5 ...