Ocwen's regulatory burdens send up red flags and drive down stock price

Ocwen's regulatory burdens send up red flags and drive down stock price

Analysts lower price target, Citi drops buy recommendation

Activist investors critique Zillow, Trulia deal

Valuations skyrocket while earnings expectations have fallen

4 factors weighing down housing in the second half of 2014

Will housing collapse?
W S
Lending / The Ticker

August job growth below expectations

169,000 new jobs added

hiring sign
/ Print / Reprints /
| Share More
/ Text Size+

According to Yahoo! Finance, the number of jobs created in August came in below consensus estimates at 169,000 positions, following a huge downward revision for the month of July, with filings dropping from 162,000 to 102,000.   

“The labor market is just bumping along at the bottom of a very deep hole,” Heidi Shierholz, economist at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington says. “We are adding jobs every month. In no way are we in a recession, but we are also not adding enough jobs to dig out of the hole that was caused by the great recession.”

Source: Yahoo! Finance
Read full story

Recent Articles by HousingWire Staff

Comments powered by Disqus