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Tag: unemployment

Unemployment Levels Near 5-Month LowNews

Unemployment Levels Near 5-Month Low

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to their lowest level in nearly five months last week to
138,000 Jobs Added in May; Unemployment Dips Slightly to 4.3 PercentNews

138,000 Jobs Added in May; Unemployment Dips Slightly to 4.3 Percent

The U.S. economy added 138,000 jobs in May, according to the monthly jobs report released by the Bureau of Labor
U.S. Adds 211,000 jobs in April; Unemployment Dips to 4.4 PercentNews

U.S. Adds 211,000 jobs in April; Unemployment Dips to 4.4 Percent

Employment rates in April rebounded better than expected, as employers added a solid 211,000 jobs. Unemployment dipped to 4.4 percent, its
December 14 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Turn Lower After Rate Hike AnnouncementFinancial Report

December 14 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Turn Lower After Rate Hike Announcement

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index turned from neutral to negative territory Wednesday as did the U.S. stock bellwether S&P 500 composite index
July 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Breaks 80 on June Labor Data Beat,  5 Stocks Hit 52-Week HighsFinancial Report

July 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Breaks 80 on June Labor Data Beat, 5 Stocks Hit 52-Week Highs

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index broke the 80-point barrier Friday for the first time in a month as the S&P 500 composite
April 1 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Up on March Jobs Report to Hold Off Early Oil PressureFinancial Report

April 1 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Up on March Jobs Report to Hold Off Early Oil Pressure

The GovCon Index posted a gain of 0.348 points to 74.380 in a reflection of overall positive movement in U.S.
March 31 Market Close: GovCon Index Narrowly Down to Notch 1Q Loss as Earnings Season AwaitsFinancial Report

March 31 Market Close: GovCon Index Narrowly Down to Notch 1Q Loss as Earnings Season Awaits

The GovCon Index had its three-day streak of gains halted Thursday with a slight decline of 0.302 points to 74.032 that ends
February 8 Morning Report: GovCon Index Returns to Correction; Jobs Report Boosts US DollarFinancial Report

February 8 Morning Report: GovCon Index Returns to Correction; Jobs Report Boosts US Dollar

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 1.349 percent to 70.204 to go back to correction. The Index also
December 28 Morning Report: GovCon Index Gain Streak Ends in Half-Day Christmas Eve SessionFinancial Report

December 28 Morning Report: GovCon Index Gain Streak Ends in Half-Day Christmas Eve Session

The GovCon Index‘s three-day streak of consecutive gains ended Thursday with a decline of 0.171 points to 76.636 in a half-day
September 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls 2%,  US Markets Decline on Interest Rate UncertaintyFinancial Report

September 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls 2%, US Markets Decline on Interest Rate Uncertainty

The GovCon Index declined 1.372 percent to 70.966 Friday as U.S. markets also fell on continued uncertainty by investors on