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Market Insight January 2022

January 10, 2022
Consumer confidence rose in December, while November was revised upward, as consumers ended the year on a strong note and well-positioned entering 2022, The Conference Board reported on December 22.

Market Insight December 2021

December 10, 2021
U.S. Capital Goods Orders Increased By More Than Forecast—Orders placed with U.S. factories for business equipment rose in October by more than forecast, highlighting solid momentum for capital investment at the start of the fourth quarter.

Market Insight November 2021

November 05, 2021
The U.S. Economy Added 531,000 Jobs In October—This is a sharp rebound from the prior month and a sign that employers are feeling more optimistic as the latest coronavirus surge eases.

Market Insight October 2021

October 12, 2021
The global economy is expected to undergo its fastest recovery in almost five decades this year, but deepening inequities between advanced and developing countries threaten to undermine this, the United Nations warned.

Market Insight September 2021

September 10, 2021

Production at U.S. factories surged in July, boosted by an acceleration in motor vehicle output as automakers either pared or canceled annual retooling shutdowns to work around a global semiconductor shortage.

Market Insight August 2021

August 10, 2021

The U.S. Economy Added 943,000 Jobs in July—Employers added 943,000 jobs in July, the Labor Department reported, but the data was collected in the first half of the month, before variant-related cases exploded in many parts of the country.

Market Insight July 2021

July 07, 2021

U.S. Jobs Jump By Most In 10 Months As Economy Gains Steam—The pace of U.S. hiring accelerated in June, suggesting firms are having greater success recruiting workers to keep pace with the economy’s reopening.

Market Insight June 2021

June 07, 2021

The U.S. economy added back another more than half a million jobs in May, with employment accelerating from April but still missing estimates even as the jobless rate slid to a new pandemic-era low.

Market Insight May 2021

May 12, 2021

The manufacturing economy grew in April and the overall economy showed an 11th consecutive month of growth, according to the Institute for Supply Management’s monthly Manufacturing ISM Report on Business.

Market Insight April 2021

April 05, 2021

The U.S. jobs rebound picked up steam last month, fueled by the accelerating pace of vaccinations and a new injection of federal aid. The unemployment rate fell to 6%, down from 6.2% in February.