All Posts Tagged: unemployment rate

U.S. Outlook: Gauging the impact of a housing slowdown

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph of monthly home supply in the U.S.

The plunge in new home sales during March caused a lot of buzz this week. It feels to me more like a cyclical change happening, rather than a weather-related shock.

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Instant Analysis: March payroll report

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
warehouse_worker

The markets got a solid and improving labor market snapshot for March, but not a blow-out payroll report as some analysts were expecting.

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Instant Analysis: January jobs report

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
delivery_guy

It looks to me like another weather-impacted payroll survey.  The report’s details are not as distressing as the headline shortfall.

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