Articles by Malik Singleton

Malik Singleton covers manufacturing and other economic news. His previous roles were with City Limits,, Black Enterprise and He is an adjunct at CUNY's Grad School of Journalism and also runs journalism workshops for teens. He did undergrad at Morehouse and grad school at Pace.


US Factory Sector Expanded In June

However, the ISM employment metric came in at 48.7, down 1.4 percent from May's 50.1 percent reading -- which suggests fewer job openings.

US Jobless Claims Fall

The key 4-week moving average - which screens out anomalies like holidays, strikes and weather events - also decreased by 2.75K to 345,750.

US Durable Goods Orders Soar In May

New orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. rose more than expected, and the all-important core capital goods rate increased a decent 1.1%.


Bear Market Beckons As US Stock Slide Deepens

The stock market's brutal year neared a grim milestone as the S&P 500's slide on Friday threatened to leave it in a bear market for the first time since March 2020, fueled by worries over sky high...