August 22, 2019

More Winning: U.S. Productivity Best Pace in Three Years After Metal Tariffs Kick-In

U.S. Productivity Jumped to Best Pace in Three Years After Trump’s Metals Tariffs Kicked-In U.S. worker productivity increased at the best quarterly pace in more than three years in the quarter after the Trump administration’s tariffs on steel and aluminum kicked-in, date from the Labor Department showed Thursday The productivity of nonfarm workers rose at […]

TRUMP EFFECT: RECORD HOLIDAY SALES NEAR $600 BILLION; Expert: Spending Pace Not Seen Since Great Recession.

Retailers are reporting record holiday sales this season of $598 billion as of Christmas Eve, fueled by confidence in the pro-business, pro-jobs economic polices of President Donald Trump of cutting Obama-era regulations and enacting major tax cuts and reforms. Yet media reports by CBS, AP and the Wall Street Journal all failed to mention President […]

BOOM! American Manufacturing Expanded in August at Fastest Pace in Six Years

American factories accelerated in August at the fastest pace of expansion since 2011, data from the Institute for Supply Management showed Friday. The ISM purchasing manufacturers surveyed showed all six of the biggest manufacturing industries ramped up activity in August. The monthly purchasing managers index rose 2.5 points to 58.8, reflecting employment rising to its highest […]

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