Last week’s economic news included readings from the National Association of Home Builders on housing markets and Commerce Department readings on housing starts and building permits ...Continue Reading →
Last week’s economic reporting included readings on job openings, inflation, and consumer sentiment. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.
Job Openings Increase as Employers Struggle to Fill Positions
Job openings rose in April according to the Labor Department, but workers were quitting jobs in record numbers. 9.30 million openings were reported as compared to expectations of 8.20 ...Continue Reading →
Last week’s economic reporting included readings from the Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee and a speech given by Fed Chair Jerome Powell. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.
FOMC Minutes: Fed’s Monetary Policy Stance to Remain “Accommodative”
The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve released minutes of its meeting held March 16 and 17. ...Continue Reading →