Michelle Jamrisko

Business

Factory Production Drops for First Time in Three Months

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U.S. factory output dropped in November for the first time in three months, showing an anemic recovery in manufacturing after an extended slowdown.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
December 14, 2016
Business

Manufacturing Expands at Best Pace in Five Months

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Manufacturing expanded in November at the fastest pace in five months, indicating American producers are finding more relief in resilient domestic demand.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
December 1, 2016
Business

Consumer Spending Rises at More Moderate Pace, Incomes Jump

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Personal spending increased at a more moderate pace in October after the biggest gain in five months, while faster income growth signaled demand will be sustained.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 30, 2016
Government

US Economy Expanded More Than Previously Reported on Sunnier Consumer Spending

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The U.S. economy expanded last quarter more than previously reported on a sunnier picture of household spending, the primary growth engine.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 29, 2016
Business

Sales of New Homes Declined to Four-Month Low in October

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Purchases of new U.S. homes declined in October to a four-month low, showing the residential real estate market began to soften a month prior to a jump in borrowing costs.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 23, 2016
Business

Job Openings Rose in September From Lowest Level This Year

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Job openings in the rose in September from the lowest level of the year and hiring slowed, figures from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey showed Nov. 8.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 8, 2016
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Companies in US Add Fewest Workers in Five Months, ADP Says

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Companies added 147,000 workers in October, the fewest in five months and marking a more limited pace of job creation, data from the ADP Research Institute showed Oct. 2.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 2, 2016
Business

Consumer Comfort Jumps on Big Upswing in Views of US Economy

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Consumer sentiment climbed during the week of Oct. 17 by the most since January 2015 on one of the biggest gains ever recorded for Americans’ attitudes about the economy, according to figures from the Bloomberg News Consumer Comfort Index released Oct. 27.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
October 27, 2016
Business

Sales of New Homes Remain Close to Nine-Year High

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Purchases of new U.S. homes in September stayed near a nine-year high, showing residential real estate was maintaining momentum heading into the quieter selling season.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
October 26, 2016
Business

Sales of Existing Homes Increase More Than Forecast

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Sales of previously owned U.S. homes increased more than projected in September, showing residential real estate continues to contribute modestly to growth, National Association of Realtors data showed Oct. 20.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
October 20, 2016

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