April 18, 2014
From February 2013 to February 2014, nonfarm employment rose in 33 of the 38 metropolitan areas with annual average employment levels above 750,000 in 2013, decreased in 4 areas, and was unchanged in Kansas City, Missouri-Kansas.read full article »
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April 17, 2014
Real average hourly earnings for all employees rose 0.5 percent, seasonally adjusted, from March 2013 to March 2014. Real average hourly earnings for production and nonsupervisory employees rose 0.8 percent, seasonally adjusted, from March 2013 to March 2014.
April 16, 2014
From March 2013 to March 2014, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 1.5 percent before seasonal adjustment; this compares to a 1.1-percent increase for the 12 months ending February.
April 15, 2014
The Producer Price Index for final demand moved up 1.4 percent for the 12 months ended in March (on an unadjusted basis). This is the largest 12-month advance since a 1.7-percent increase in August 2013.
April 14, 2014
U.S. import prices advanced 0.6 percent in March 2014 after a 0.9-percent increase in February. Despite the recent advances, import prices fell 0.6 percent over the past year in March. Import prices have not recorded a 12-month rise since the index increased 0.9 percent for the year ended July 2013.
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