Articles by Joseph Lazzaro
- GE To Get Huge Dividend Payment From GE Capital
May 20 2013 8:36 AM
The action is consistent with GE's goal to reduce the overall size of GE Capital, the company said Monday.
5 Job Search Tips Every College Grad Should Know
May 03 2013 11:02 AM
No, the current U.S. job market is not “a jungle out there.” But it’s close.
- US GDP Up 2.5% In Q1 - Less Than Expected
April 26 2013 9:04 AM
Most economists expect the economy to slow in the second quarter, due to the $85 billion sequester.
LIVE BLOG: More Evidence Of A Radical Turn By Boston Suspects
April 20 2013 10:17 AM
More evidence surfaced that indicates a radical turn by the two; also, the suspects' dad plans to travel to the U.S. "to clear up many things."
Pentagon Looks To Cut Up To 50,000 Civilian Jobs
April 10 2013 3:45 PM
The cuts, triggered by the sequester, would occur over the next five years and require the approval of the U.S. Congress.
OPEC Again Cuts 2013 Oil Demand Forecast
April 10 2013 1:12 PM
In its oil market report, OPEC cited renewed concern about the euro zone and Japanese economies.
US Job Openings Hit Post-Recession High In February
April 09 2013 3:36 PM
At 3.93 million job openings, this survey, which is separate from the monthly jobs report, continues to show a slowly healing U.S. job market.
US Economy Created Only 88,000 Jobs In March
April 05 2013 8:38 AM
The total number of new jobs was less than expected, and the U.S. workforce participation rate dropped to its lowest level since 1979.
- US Private Sector Job Growth Slows In March
April 03 2013 8:41 AM
The private sector added only 158,000 jobs in March, ADP announced Wednesday – lower than the 205,000 consensus estimate.
- US Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Jump
March 28 2013 8:48 AM
A survey of economists had expected jobless claims to dip to 340,000.
US Job Market Getting Its Mojo Back?
March 25 2013 11:30 AM
U.S. job growth has accelerated to more than 200,000 per month. But why did it take so long?
- The Best News In A Year For US Job Seekers
March 08 2013 8:46 AM
The gain in 236,000 jobs was well above estimates and the unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent.