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Unemployment Rate Drops Below 6% For First Time Since 2008

on Oct 07, 2014 in Fox News, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Unemployment Rate Drops Below 6% For First Time Since 2008 The nation’s unemployment rate dropping below 6% for the first time since 2008. The Labor Department says 248,000 jobs were created in September, but the same department says the labor force participation rate fell to a three decades low of 62.7% and wages still need to rise significantly. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor,...

88 Thousand Jobs Added In March, Fewest In 9 Months

on Apr 07, 2013 in Fox News, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
88 Thousand Jobs Added In March, Fewest In 9 Months Whenever new job numbers come out everyone always hopes for the best for those out of work, but this week the numbers reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics were not good. Employers only adding 88,000 jobs last month, and that is the fewest in nine months. This number is well below the six month average. Estimates show that you have to add...

Economists Skeptical Of Jobs Market Growth Despite Solid Feb Report

on Mar 10, 2013 in Fox News, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Economists Skeptical Of Jobs Market Growth Despite Solid Feb Report New insight into the current state of the economy, according to the labor department the unemployment rate dropped to 7.7% in February. That is the lowest rate in four years. While this number may sound good, some analysts warn the report offers a few cautionary tales. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of...

Will Signs Of Economic Downturn Spur Fed To Print More Money?

on Jul 05, 2012 in Fox Business, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Will Signs Of Economic Downturn Spur Fed To Print More Money? if(strstr($_SERVER[‘HTTP_USER_AGENT’],’iPhone’) || strstr($_SERVER[‘HTTP_USER_AGENT’],’iPad’) || strstr($_SERVER[‘HTTP_USER_AGENT’],’BlackBerry’) || strstr($_SERVER[‘HTTP_USER_AGENT’],’Android’)) echo “” ; ?> The big news this week is...

March Jobs Report Raises Questions Over Real Status Of Unemployment

on Apr 08, 2012 in Fox News, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
March Jobs Report Raises Questions Over Real Status Of Unemployment The latest jobs report for the month of March 2012 may hold more than meets the eye. The US Labor Department reports that 120,000 jobs were added in the month of March, however, that is fewer than analysts had expected. The unemployment rate for the month of March dropped to 8.2%, but economists claim that the rate went down because more Americans...

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