Daily Archives: September 6, 2013

Comerica Economic Weekly

Quirky August labor data should not prevent the Federal Open Market Committee from voting to dial down QE3 on September 18. Fed officials remain noncommittal, so a September 18th announcement of the beginning of the end of QE3 is still … Continue reading

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August U.S. Employment

Quirky August Jobs Report Shows July Clunker, Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.3 Percent The August Payroll Employment Survey showed a weaker-than-expected gain of 169,000 jobs. The Unemployment Rate for August decreased to 7.3 percent. Average Weekly Hours ticked up for … Continue reading

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