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from Lakshman Achuthan, Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer of ECRI
The latest surge in job openings to a record high, according to the JOLTS data, was seen as some as evidence of an extraordinarily tight labor market. What they missed amid the euphoric headlines was the drop in actual hiring.
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by Lee Adler, Wall Street Examiner
With Janet Yellen virtually proclaiming that she is central banker to the world it's time to roll out this post again, last retitled and reposted on January 28, 2015.
Written by Trefis
Below is a summary of the activity at Trefis during the past week that Trefis thought Econintersect readers would find interesting.
Trefis is a financial community structured around trends, forecasts and insights related to some of the most popular stocks in the US. It provides the unique feature of allowing the user to model future valuation based upon projected changes in components of each business. It also provides communication capabilities among members, including consensus of member analysis compared to Trefis staff analysis and blogging opportunities for members.
Click 'Read more...' to see our clickable table of contents with the most covered companies (more than 1 article) of the week identified.
02Oct2015 Market Close: Markets Closed Higher Breaking Out Of The Downward Trend, Oil Closes Higher,
02Oct2015 Market Update: Markets Recover From Serious Opening Decline, Oil Prices Climb Back Up To P
02Oct2015 Pre-Market Commentary: NFP Came In Lower, Stock Futures Indexes Fall Over One Percent, Oil
ECRI's WLI Growth Index which forecasts economic growth six months forward - again improved insignificantly but remains in negative territory. This index had spent 28 weeks in negative territory then 15 weeks in positive territory - and now is in its seventh week in negative territory.ECRI released their inflation index this week and is discussed below.