Tag Archives: USJobs

Financial Daily Dose 7.2.2020 | Top Story: Resurgent virus threatens nascent US economic recovery

BY: Michael D. Reif | July 2, 2020

A resurgent virus is spelling trouble for the promised return of the American economy, with states seeing big Covid blooms now losing ground on the economic activity and hiring that helped propel markets to their best quarter since the late 1990s – NYTimes and WSJ and MarketWatch and Bloomberg We’ll be poring through the June … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | November 3, 2017

Jobs Report Friday! Here’s what to keep in mind as you look at the numbers – WSJ The White House has made it official and nominated Fed governor Jerome Powell as the next Chair of the Federal Reserve. Powell is expected to continue the basic fiscal (though not necessarily regulatory) policies of the Yellen Fed … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | July 7, 2017

Jobs report Friday! Here are your obligatory five things to keep in mind as you peruse the numbers – WSJ Warren’s in a buying mood, as Berkshire Hathaway closes in on a deal to buy electric-grid giant Oncor for more than $17.5 billion – WSJ And speaking of buying, speculation on the street is that … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | June 2, 2017

Jobs report Friday! Here’s what to keep in mind as you review the numbers – WSJ and NYTimes Its recent debt sale was enough to score Italy’s Monte dei Paschi a government bailout, one of the first since the 2008 crisis and a test case for the ECB’s new bank bailout rules – NYTimes and … Continue reading