WHERE TO WATCH
Manufacturing Suffers in Disappointing December Jobs Report
January 10, 2020
Steven Skancke, Chief Economic Advisor at Keel Point and former White House and Treasury staff member, breaks down the state of the U.S. economy after a lackluster December 2019 jobs report.
That Time the U.S. Almost Built a Death Star
Feb 7, 2020
Dow Snaps 4-Day Win Streak Despite Strong Jobs Report
A strong January jobs report was not enough to stop the market from tumbling. Nonfarm payrolls surged 225,000 for the month, well above estimates for a 160,000 gain, according to a Reuters poll. James McDonald, CEO and CIO at Hercules Investments, joined to discuss.
Nov 1, 2019
U.S. Jobs Growth Surprises Despite GM Strike
The U.S. economy added 128,000 jobs last month, topping expectations. John Lonski, Chief Capital Markets Economist at Moody's Analytics joined to discuss key factors contributing to the surprise.
Aug 3, 2018
The Reason You're Not Getting a Raise
The U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in July, missing estimates of 193,000 but marking the 94th consecutive month of growth. Though average hourly earnings rose 2.7 percent for the second straight month, when inflation's factored in, workers are taking home less than a percent more in earnings. Mark Hamrick, senior economic analyst at Bankrate, joined to explain why employees aren't getting the raise they want.