This week we received the December JOLTS Report. Last week we received the January Jobs Report. The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) Report lags the Jobs Report by one week. This is a different employment survey from the Current Population Survey (CPS) Jobs and unemployment survey. […]
Jon Barsanti Jr
Demystifying the Data that is released every day, week and month.
January Record Worker Levels for those over 55 Years of Old The January Jobs Report caught some people off-guard. The “experts” were anticipating a slower growth month, possibly slowing to 165,000 to 175,000 workers being added to the economy. Some prognosticators thought that he seasonally adjusted “non-farm payroll” […]
There was a “War on Women” during the 2012 election. The real war was a war on male workers. Men lost over 10 million full-time jobs at the worst of the recession. Women only lost 3.8 million full-time jobs. Both men and women had record levels of combined full-time and part-time jobs for the month of January this January.
When making comparisons in the real estate market people look at comparables. When comparing the Presidents after 24 months in office there are only two Presidents that are even close: President Trump and former President Clinton.
January Jobs Report – Mind the Revisions The January Jobs Report was released this past Friday. Most of the media was “caught off guard” by the solid January Jobs Report. The data behaved pretty much as this column had projected: Non-seasonally adjusted jobs, full-time and part-time, fell, non-seasonally […]
The Government Shutdown was supposed to show up in the January Jobs report because of the huge loss of government workers. This was supposed to place the jobs streak record in jeopardy. The problem is that the jobs streak that started under former President Obama was the “Private […]
Still on Track for Best Year since 2007 The data that was released today was the November New Home Sales data. We should have received the December New Home Sales Data by now. The Government Shutdown delayed the release of both reports. The November Real Estate forecast article […]