U.S. labor market report

Covid on Everyone’s Mind

December 4, 2020

The United States set record highs yesterday for Covid cases, hospitalizations, and deaths. Over the past 24 hours, the U.S. has accrued over 2800 deaths and reported more than 216k cases. Global deaths so far now hover around 1.5 million people. A bipartisan U.S. fiscal stimulus before Xmas of slightly under $1 trillion is looking […] More

Many Good Friday Closures but U.S. Jobs Report Still Getting Released Today

April 3, 2015

Currency market conditions have been pretty quiet despite a tentative nuclear accord between Iran and a 6-nation U.S.-led coalition, plus today’s coming release of the March Labor Department jobs, unemployment, and wage figures.  The dollar is unchanged against the euro, yen, and sterling.  It has eased 0.1% versus the loonie and Swissie, 0.2% relative to […] More