◀ The Principal Blog

Posts tagged ‘economy’

Waiting for the Dust to Settle: The Brexit Aftermath

“What now?” That is the question many investors and the general public are asking after Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (EU) yesterday. And if the days leading up to the vote, characterized by uncertainty, displays of nationalism, and market volatility, were any indication of…

Read more

May Jobs Report – Weak U.S. Job Growth

The May jobs report came out today, Friday, June 3, 2016. The report showed a mere 38,000 jobs were added in May, which was significantly below expectations of around 160,000. The unemployment rate dropped to 4.7%, and the labor force participation rate decreased for a second month in a row. The…

Read more