Tagged With Coronavirus Recovery

Fed's Powell hopeful US economy can return to 'more normal conditions' later in 2021


US economy faces 'tough months ahead' before staging a strong recovery, Treasury Secretary Yellen says


Millions of Americans have been out of work for more than 6 months — these 2 charts break down who the long-term unemployed are



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


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


US retail sales declined more than expected in November as the holiday season struggled to boost the economy


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


US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected to 712,000, offering an encouraging sign of labour-market recovery


US companies added 307,000 jobs in November, fewer than economist forecasts, ADP says



S&P 500 and Nasdaq close at record highs as investors bet that a vaccine will drive an economic rebound


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


S&P 500 ends week at record highs as Biden-transition optimism overshadows virus surge


US stocks waver as worse-than-expected jobless claims nullify reopening hopes