Updated December 1 at 9:01am
Economic Indicators
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For the second week in a row, gasoline prices increased in Rhode Island and Massachusetts after months of declines. more
Rhode Island’s economic momentum picked up speed in December, improving the economic picture as 2015 begins, said Leonard Lardaro, an economist with the University of Rhode Island on Monday. more
Consumer confidence fell in February as gas prices started to rise from a six-year low and damped Americans’ optimism about the economy. more
There’s a lot riding on Valentine’s Day for romantics trying to woo their sweethearts - and for the U.S. economy, too. more
Rhode Island ranks among the worst states for job creation, according to Gallup’s annual ranking of state job markets in 2014. more
The city of Fall River had the highest jobless rate in December of the four cities in the metro area at 9.3 percent, even though it declined 3.4 percentage points from a year ago, according to information released Thursday for the Providence-Fall River-Warwick metropolitan area by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. more
Mortgage rates in the U.S. jumped from a 20- month low as the job market gained momentum. more
Sales at U.S. retailers fell more than forecast in January, reflecting smaller receipts at gasoline stations and declines at clothing and sporting goods stores. more
Applications for unemployment benefits climbed last week to a level that’s consistent with progress in the U.S. labor market. more
State lawmakers told business executives and representatives Wednesday that they share their sense of urgency in finding ways to stimulate Rhode Island’s sputtering economy. more
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