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No Tapering By Fed This Year

Harlan Green | Posted 09.14.2013 | Business
Harlan Green

Fed Chairman Bernanke once more 'clarified' his remarks, saying there is no way the Fed will even begin to raise their (short term) interest rates whe...

The Private Sector Is Actually Sort Of Fine

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.08.2012 | Business

By now you've probably heard about this awful gaffe President Obama made, calling the private sector "fine." Except from the old-fashioned standpoint ...

Private Companies Add Jobs At Fastest Pace In 5 Years

Posted 07.06.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (By Lucia Mutikani) - U.S. employment increased more than expected in April as private companies created jobs at the fast pace in five ...

Unemployment Rate Falls, But Economy Adds Only 36K Jobs

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The unemployment rate is suddenly sinking at the fastest pace in a half-century, falling to 9 percent from 9.8 percent in just two ...

Unemployment Rate Falls, But Job Growth Misses Expectations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (By Lucia Mutikani): The economy created far fewer jobs that expected in December, suggesting the Federal Reserve will complete its asset b...

Unemployment Rate Rises On Poor Job Creation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (By Lucia Mutikani): U.S. employment increased far less than expected in November and the jobless rate jumped to a seven-month high of 9.8...

Unemployment Rate Holds Steady, But Economy Adds 151,000 Jobs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The economy generated a net gain in jobs for the first time in five months in October, as businesses stepped up their painfully slo...

Predict The News: What Will The Unemployment Rate Be?

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Will America's unemployment rate finally budge from 9.6 percent? Time to play the guessing game. Gallup puts the number between 9.7 and 9.9 percent, ...

Unemployment Rate Rises In August For First Time In 4 Months As Labor Force Expands

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Private employers hired more workers over the past three months than first thought, lifting hopes for the weak economy ahead of the...

Economy Sheds 125,000 Jobs In June

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A second straight month of lackluster hiring by American businesses is sapping strength from the economic rebound. The jobless rat...

U.S. Economy Adds 431K Jobs - Why That's BAD News

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A swell in temporary government hiring for the census drove almost all the job market's gains last month – a huge disappointm...

Unemployment Rate April 2010: Economy Adds 290,000 Jobs, Jobless Rate Up To 9.9%

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The economy got what it needed in April: A burst of hiring that added a net 290,000 jobs, the biggest monthly total in four years. ...

April Unemployment: What You Need To Know About The Latest Jobs Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In April, the U.S. economy showed the biggest monthly jobs gain in four years, but the unemployment rate actually rose to 9.9 percent. Confused yet? ...

Unemployment Rate March 2010: U.S. Economy Finally Added Jobs In March, But Unemployment Rate Doesn't Budge

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The nation added jobs at the fastest pace in three years last month as factories, stores, hospitals and the census all brought work...