Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTEconomic activity in the Eleventh District expanded modestly over the past six weeks. Manufacturing activity rose, and demand for nonfinancial services increased. Retail sales fell, and automobile sales softened. Real estate activity continued to expand in most markets. Loan demand was stable, and the energy sector saw slight improvement. Agricultural producers faced mixed conditions, as low commodity prices pressured farm revenues, despite higher crop yields and good pasture conditions. Upward price pressures remained limited. Employment increased and wage pressures were more widespread. Outlooks were mostly positive but cautious.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTTexas service sector activity increased in November, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS).
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTThe Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas today announced the appointment of Meredith N. Black as first vice president and chief operating officer.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTTexas factory activity increased again in November, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTIncorporating early benchmark revisions, October employment growth of 1.1 percent and new leading index data into the Texas Employment Forecast suggests jobs will grow 1.5 percent this year (December/December), up from last month’s estimate of 1.2 percent. Based on the forecast, 183,800 jobs will be added in the state this year and employment in December 2016 will be 12.1 million.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTTexas added 10,900 jobs in October, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTRecent data show the Texas economy gaining strength in the third quarter, a further indication that the state may have weathered the worst of the oil slump, said Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas economist Amy Jordan in the latest Texas Economic Update video.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:11:00 ESTTexas service sector activity increased in October albeit at a slower pace than in September, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:10:00 ESTThe Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for September was 1.9 percent at an annualized rate, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:10:00 ESTTexas factory activity increased again in October, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey.