Jobs Report Is Lackluster, Raising Concern on Economy’sCourse

Jobs Report Is Lackluster, Raising Concern on Economy’sCourse

New York Times  – ‎3 hours ago‎
Employers added a mere 142,000 jobs in September, the Labor Department said on Friday, suggesting that the American economy is losing momentum after a similarly lackluster report for the previous month. The official unemployment rate held steady at 5.1 …

Why the Fed may raise rates in October: Strategist

CNBC  – ‎5 hours ago‎
Few investors are betting the Fed’s policymaking committee will begin lifting its benchmark so soon, in part because there is no press conference scheduled following its October meeting.

Janet Yellen Ally Sees Possible Fed Interest-Rate Move Soon

Wall Street Journal  – ‎13 hours ago‎
SALT LAKE CITY—Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams said Thursday he sees the central bank raising short-term interest rates this year, perhaps as early as this month, as the economy continues to improve. … by nine other

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