Latest Economic Review: Sunpointe Illuminations

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May Illuminations Economic Review

U.S. economic growth slowed in Q1 to a 1.6% annualized rate, below the consensus 2.4% estimate and the higher growth rates posted during the second

April Illuminations Economic Review

The March employment report showed another surge in hiring with 303,000 new jobs added to the U.S. economy. The unemployment rate edged lower to 3.8%,

January 2024

December’s jobs report showed employers added 216,000 jobs for the month while the unemployment rate held at 3.7%. Consensus estimates projected 170,000 jobs and a

December 2023

Job growth slows despite strong Q3 GDP data & falling inflation U.S. employers added 199,000 new jobs to the economy in November, slightly ahead of

November 2023

Despite strong Q3 GDP growth, we may finally be seeing cracks in the economy/labor markets Labor markets may finally be showing signs of cooling based

October 2023

Labor market bucks the trend again in September – is inflation starting to creep higher? U.S. employers added 336,000 new jobs to the economy in

September 2023

Labor markets are cooling, but inflation remains above target levels The August jobs report showed some cooling, but still exceeded expectations. The U.S. economy added

August 2023

Labor markets are starting to cool, but Q2 GDP exceeds expectations! The July employment report came in slightly below expectations with 187,000 new jobs added

July 2023

Is the labor market finally starting to cool? Inflation falls to 3% in June! The June employment report missed expectations with 209,000 new jobs added

June 2023

Labor markets remain strong & inflation continues to trend in the right direction! The U.S. economy continued to produce jobs in May, with nonfarm payrolls