Tagged With Coronavirus Recession

US retail sales climb the most since June as stimulus boost ends losing streak


US retail sales climb the most since June as stimulus boost ends losing streak


US economy misses forecasts, adds 49,000 payrolls in January as daily virus cases peak



Over half of the Americans who earn $100,000 or more have boosted savings during the pandemic


US GDP grew a weaker-than-expected 4% in the 4th quarter as COVID-19 cases soared


Bank of America lifts its forecast for US economic growth on hopes for sweeping Biden-backed stimulus



US retail sales sank again in December as surging COVID-19 cases slammed holiday spending


US consumer comfort tumbles to lowest point since July as COVID-19 surge cuts further into recovery optimism


US payrolls post surprise drop of 140,000 in December, the first decline since April as America's labour-market struggles continue


How the pandemic upended the US job market in 2020, leaving permanent scars in its wake


US consumer confidence unexpectedly falls to lowest since August as COVID-19 restrictions escalate


Coronavirus aid talks are just a preview of the stupidest political argument we will have in 2021



US weekly jobless claims post surprise increase to 14-week high of 885,000 as America's unemployment crisis continues


Inadequate stimulus will create the same risks that crippled the economic recovery following the Great Recession, experts say


US weekly jobless claims rise more than expected to 853,000 as labour-market recovery slows


US job openings unexpectedly climbed to 3-month high in October as hiring failed to accelerate



The disappointing November jobs report has reinvigorated the push for end-of-year stimulus


US economy misses forecasts, adds 245,000 jobs in November as unemployment falls to 6.7%


Here’s how the US economy could transform under Biden after his appointment of Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary — starting with sizable stimulus


US weekly jobless claims rise to 778,000, more than economist forecasts as labour-market recovery weakens