Updated December 1 at 8:01pm
Economic Indicators
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Worker productivity unexpectedly grew in the third quarter, reflecting a slump in the number of hours worked by self-employed Americans. more
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits climbed to the highest level in five weeks, representing a pause in the recent progress that left claims at their lowest level since 1973. more
This U.S. earnings season is on track to be the worst since 2009 as profits from oil & gas and commodity-related companies plummet. more
Companies added 182,000 workers in October, signaling steady improvement in the U.S. job market, according to a private report based on payrolls. more
The U.S. trade gap shrank in September to a seven-month low, reflecting declining purchases of foreign fuel as the world’s largest economy continued its drive toward energy independence. more
Rhode Island’s economic sentiment was worst in the nation in October, according to Thumbtack Inc., which surveyed 65 small businesses in the Ocean State to come up with its findings. more
Home prices, including distressed sales, climbed 5.7 percent year over year in September in the Providence-Warwick metropolitan area, CoreLogic said Tuesday. more
Gasoline prices in Rhode Island fell 3 cents from last week, and a penny in Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday. more
American manufacturing remained stuck in neutral in October as factories struggled with dwindling overseas demand and well-stocked customers at home. more
Rhode Island ranked 31st among the 50 states for its 6.7 percent drop in exports during the first eight months of the year compared with the same period last year, according to e-forecasting.com. more
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