4311 Economic Outlook

November 3, 2017 Economic Outlook

Nov 3, 2017  | Ep4310

A majority of U.S. citizens don’t approve of the job President Trump has done in Washington but the economy says otherwise. --

According to the Department of labor, the unemployment rate fell to 4.1 percent last month – a 17-year low.

Job creation hit 261,000. Economists had anticipated a higher number as the nation got back on its feet after two hurricanes.

The Creighton Mid-America Business Conditions Index rose for the 11th straight month indicating healthy economic growth for the next six months.

And the Fed left interest rates alone. However, the odds-on favorite is for a December rate hike. 

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