Updated February 27 at 6:27pm
Economic Indicators
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Companies in April added fewer workers to U.S. payrolls than economists projected, signaling employment gains may have peaked, according to a private report. more
Consumer confidence retreated in February from a 13-year high, as Americans tempered expectations of their finances and the economy. more
While Rhode Island’s economy ended the year with positive momentum, University of Rhode Island economist Leonard Lardaro is not quite ready to say the state is on a permanent road to recovery. more
U.S. stocks rose to records, the dollar erased losses and Treasuries fell after President Donald Trump signaled long-awaited details on promised tax cuts would emerge within weeks. more
The fewest Americans since 1973 filed for unemployment benefits last week, a sign that the U.S. labor market is getting tighter. more
The new year is bringing news of retail store closings. more
Rhode Island had nearly the same amount of moves into and out of the state in 2016, according to Atlas Van Lines’ annual migration study. more
Home prices climbed 5.6 percent in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area in December when compared with December 2015, CoreLogic said Tuesday. more
Providence is one of 10 cities selected to participate in Envision America 2017’s Smart City initiative to tackle energy, water, waste and air challenges. more
Gary E. Furtado is the president and CEO of Navigant Credit Union, Rhode Island’s oldest credit union. He talks with Providence Business News about the credit union’s performance in 2016, its its challenges and what credit unions should be looking for in 2017. more
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