Economic Optimism Index at 48.4 New York, NY — There are several measures for consumer confidence in the U.S. This time, it’s the Economic Optimism Index released by the TechnoMetrica Institute of Policy and Politics (TIPP). On.
10-Year Japanese Government Bond Yielding -0.09% New York, NY — With increased uncertainty around the world, it’s not really big news that some foreign government bonds are yielding negative. However, several analysts recently pointed out how yields on Japanese government.
Inventory to Sales Ratio at 1.33 New York, NY — U.S. economic growth didn’t seem to go that well in the second quarter. But now, one indicator is saying that second-quarter GDP could be better than the first estimate. On.
LMCI Advanced One Point in July New York, NY — By now, you have probably heard that July was a good month for the U.S. labor market. The Federal Reserve’s own job market indicator just confirmed that. On Monday, the.
Bullish Job Report Fuels Rate Hike Expectations New York, NY — The U.S. dollar rose and government bonds fell as the July employment report pointed to a solid labor market, potentially giving the Federal Reserve a little more room to.
Rapidly Aging Workforce Slowing Growth New York, NY — Rapid retirements deprive companies of critical experience and knowledge, which undermines productivity across the entire economy and hurts economic growth, according to a new study by Nicole Maestas of Harvard University.
Higher Consumer Demand, Energy Cost Fuel Imports New York, NY — The U.S. trade deficit rose to a 10-month high in June as consumer demand and higher energy prices fueled imports, according to data released by the U.S. Department of.
Most Children Believe Parents Should Fund Their Education New York, NY — More American parents are saving money to fund their kids’ education than for their own retirement, according to T. Rowe Price’s “2016 Parents, Kids & Money” survey. About.
Rio Tinto Earnings Plunge 47% New York, NY — Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO), the iron-ore giant, cut its interim dividend by 58% as it reported its worst first-half underlying earnings in 12 years amid weak commodity prices. Rio Tinto.
Net Income Surges and Data Sales Double New York, NY — Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, announced today that its board has approved a $1.0-dollar.