ADP Jobs

Strong ADP Private Jobs Report

ADP Private Jobs (December 2012) – Jobs were +215,000. Previous was +118,000. This is one of the strongest pieces of data we have seen in months. Challenger Job-Cut Report (December 2012) – Announced Layoffs were 32,556 down from 57,081. Initial Jobless Claims (week ended 12/29/2012) – New Claims – 372,000.  Previous revised from 350.000 to

Strong ADP Private Jobs Report

ADP Private Jobs (December 2012) – Jobs were +215,000. Previous was +118,000. This is one of the strongest pieces of data we have seen in months. Challenger Job-Cut Report (December 2012) – Announced Layoffs were 32,556 down from 57,081. Initial Jobless Claims (week ended 12/29/2012) – New Claims – 372,000.  Previous revised from 350.000 to

Fundamentals 8/31: Jobs, Manufacturing, Loan Apps

Mortgage Applications (week ending 8/26) -Purchase Index Week/Week: +0.9% -Refinance Index Week/Week: -12.2% -Composite Index Week/Week: -9.6% -The increase in the purchase index is good news for the huisng sector which is in serious need of good news. The refi index is rate sensitive and next week will probably show an increase for this week.