Employment Situation Report May 2024

Employment Situation Report May 2024

Most labor market watchers from Wall Street to Main Street and in Washington DC were expecting to see a modest uptick in job growth in today’s data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly payroll report (BLS) …

Employment Situation Report April 2024

Employment Situation Report April 2024

Once again, the Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly payroll report (BLS) takes center stage as investors, business executives, politicians and economists look for clues on the direction of the all-important jobs market. Today’s data …

Employment Situation Report: March 2024

Employment Situation Report: March 2024

Analysts were anticipating a slight cooling in overall labor market conditions with non-farm payroll hiring expected near the 2000,000-mark in this month’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) payroll report. Once again, today’s …

Employment Situation Report: February 2024

Employment Situation Report: February 2024

As the U.S. election season gets underway, the monthly Bureau of Labor Statistics payroll report (BLS) begins to play an even larger role as a barometer of the overall health of the economy. February’s BLS summary notes …

Employment Situation Report: January 2024

Employment Situation Report: January 2024

Employment Situation Report: January 2024 This month’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) payroll report is traditionally viewed through a political lens as both parties focus on the data to help shape their presidential election-year messaging. The January readout is...
Employment Situation Report: November 2023

Employment Situation Report: November 2023

Employment Situation Report: November 2023 Once again, all eyes were on the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) monthly Employment Situation survey for signals on where the overall economy is headed. And once again this morning’s survey indicated the economy may emerge...