Weekly Market Updates

Rates Update

January 5, 2018  /  In Weekly Market Updates

Last Week's Market Moves: The December jobs report was the main event last week with the number coming in well below expections at 147,00.  Despite the soft number overall jobs production remains impressive, 2017 saw 2million jobs added and this is the 87th consecutive month of job gains.  The jobless rate held stady at 4.11%, and wages gained 0.3% for an overall gain of 2.6% on the year.  Wage growth and the lock of wage inflation continues to be a drag and is adding ...
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