• Uh Oh: The Number Of Job Openings In The U.S. Dropped By More Than Half A Million In Just One Month

    10 days ago - By The Economic Collapse

    According to the Labor Department, the number of job openings in the United States just plunged by the largest amount we have seen in nearly four years. The latest JOLTS report shows that the number of job openings has declined by 538,000, and that is a really big number for just a single month. But we shouldn't be surprised by this at all, because it is perfectly consistent with all of the other dismal economic numbers that have been coming in recently. An economic slowdown is here , and many believe that it is just getting started.
    Very briefly, let's review some of the reasons why we...
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  • Asian stocks retreat from eight-month high as Trump opens new trade war front

    Asian stocks retreat from eight-month high as Trump opens new trade war front

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares slipped from eight-month highs on Wednesday as the International Monetary Fund lowered its global growth outlook and as the United States and Europe locked horns over tariffs in a fresh escalation of trade tensions.
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  • Asian stocks slip from eight-month high as new trade war front opens

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares slipped from eight-month highs on Wednesday as the International Monetary Fund lowered its global growth outlook and as tensions over tariffs between the United States and Europe escalated.
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  • Asian shares fall amid global tensions, worries about growth

    10 days ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares fell Wednesday following a slide on Wall Street amid growing tensions between the U.S. and the European Union and a dim forecast on global economic growth.
    Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 dropped nearly 0.8% in morning trading to 21,635.16. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 slipped nearly 0.1% to 6,217.30. South Korea's Kospi lost 0.2 % at 2,209.21. Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.8% to 29,925.15, while the Shanghai Composite was down nearly 0.9 percent at 3,211.36.
    On Wall Street, the S&P 500 index fell 17.57 points, or 0.6%, to 2,878.20. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped...
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  • Asian shares slip from eight-month peak as U.S. opens new front in trade war

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares stepped back from eight-month highs on Wednesday as the IMF lowered its global growth outlook and as tensions over tariffs between the United States and Europe escalated.
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