Updated March 28 at 1:23pm
Economic Indicators
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Companies added the most workers in almost three years to U.S. payrolls in February on a surge in construction and manufacturing employment, data from the ADP Research Institute in Roseland, N.J., showed Wednesday. more
The new year is bringing news of retail store closings. more
Rhode Island had nearly the same amount of moves into and out of the state in 2016, according to Atlas Van Lines’ annual migration study. more
Home prices climbed 5.6 percent in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area in December when compared with December 2015, CoreLogic said Tuesday. more
Providence is one of 10 cities selected to participate in Envision America 2017’s Smart City initiative to tackle energy, water, waste and air challenges. more
Gary E. Furtado is the president and CEO of Navigant Credit Union, Rhode Island’s oldest credit union. He talks with Providence Business News about the credit union’s performance in 2016, its its challenges and what credit unions should be looking for in 2017. more
Sales at U.S. retailers unexpectedly fell in March, raising concern consumer spending is losing momentum. more
Joseph J. MarcAurele is chairman and CEO of Washington Trust Bancorp Inc. The parent company of The Washington Trust Co., of Westerly, recently reported record year-end profit totaling $46.5 million. more
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said more interest-rate increases will be appropriate if the economy meets the central bank’s outlook of gradually rising inflation and tightening labor markets. more
The U.S. population keeps shifting to the West and South: as of July 1, 61.6 percent of Americans lived in those two regions, the Census Bureau reported this week. more
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