Category Archives: San Jose

San Jose MSA Driving the Latest Generation of Technology

Current California economic activity measures are showing signs of a two-handed economy. On the one hand, overall job growth in non-manufacturing sectors continues to be a fundamental positive for the state’s economy. However, the state’s manufacturing sector is feeling the … Continue reading

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San Jose MSA Tech Sector Faces Macro Hurdles

San Jose technology firms face potential slowing international demand and concerns over squeezed corporate profits. Technology stocks took a wallop heading into the start of 2016. The Mercury News Silicon Valley 150 Index dipped by 15 percent between last June … Continue reading

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San Jose MSA Sees Strong Growth with Affordability Headwinds

San Jose MSA’s strong job growth has a negative impact on housing affordability throughout the region. The area is posed to have it strongest year of job gains since 2000, adding another 53,000 jobs this year. The positive jobs outlook, … Continue reading

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San Jose MSA Leads the Largest U.S. Metro Areas in Job and Income Growth

In this issue we are rolling out our new expanded analysis of the Northern California economy. Coverage of Northern California will now include two separate publications of quarterly analysis within the region. The first publication will focus on the San … Continue reading

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