US Labor Demand Soars, Or Sours

By |2019-02-12T12:15:47-05:00February 12th, 2019|Currencies, Economy, Federal Reserve/Monetary Policy, Markets|

JOLTS is at it again. The most-watched piece, Job Openings, has been surging. Ostensibly an attempt to measure the demand for labor in the private economy, the BLS figures that US businesses are in the market for whole lot of new workers. Given rising worries throughout the uncertainty of 2018, JOLTS JO has been used [...]