Press Releases

The Sale of a Lifetime: How the Great Bubble Burst of 2017 Can Make You Rich

September 14, 2016

REALITY IS, WE ARE IN A BUBBLE AND IT IS ON THE BRINK OF BURSTING — SO ASK YOURSELF: ARE YOU PREPARED FOR THE LARGEST, MOST PAINFUL BUBBLE BURST THAT WE HAVE EVER SEEN? AND DO YOU KNOW HOW YOU CAN PROFIT FROM IT?   The Sale of a Lifetime: How the Great Bubble Burst […]  Read More

July Job Numbers Paper Over a Scary Trend

August 5, 2016

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. economy added 255,000 non-farm payrolls in July, beating market expectations of 185,000, and posting back-to-back 250,000+ monthly additions. The private sector added 217,000 workers. The unemployment rate stayed at 4.9%. July’s report is eerily similar to last month’s print. In both months, Dent Research found that […]  Read More

June Employment Recovery Spurns Middle Class

July 8, 2016

The U.S. economy bounced back from the disastrous May print of 38,000 (and downward revision to 11,000) and beat market expectations by adding 287,000 jobs, the highest number since October 2015. The private sector hired 265,000. The unemployment rate rose to 4.9%. In this bounce-back month, Dent Research finds a roughly even split of jobs […]  Read More

May Was an Ugly Month for Jobs

June 3, 2016

The U.S. economy created only 38,000 jobs in May, the lowest total in almost six years. The private sector hired only 25,000, and government entities added 11,000. Adding insult to injury, Dent Research found that within the private sector, the U.S. economy shed 10,000 jobs above the median pay level, and added 34,000 below the […]  Read More

High-Wage Workers Win in April

May 6, 2016

The U.S. economy disappointed market expectations by adding only 160,000 jobs, the lowest number since September 2015. The private sector hired 171,000, meaning government entities shed 11,000 workers. Although April was a clear slowdown in hiring, Dent Research finds that most of the job additions went to well-paying industries. In fact, nearly two-thirds of new […]  Read More

Press Release: Middle-Class Workers Lose Ground in March

April 1, 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the economy added 215,000 nonfarm payrolls in March, beating market expectations. The private sector hired 195,000 workers. While the economy continues to add jobs at a steady clip, analysis by Dent Research uncovers more evidence of middle-earning workers getting pushed out of the labor market. The so-called “U-shaped” […]  Read More

Press Release: Low-Wage Hires Dominate Today’s Jobs Report

March 4, 2016

The U.S. economy added 242,000 nonfarm payrolls in February, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The figure exceeded analyst expectations, giving a ray of hope that the labor market bounced back after a disappointing January. The private sector added 230,000 jobs. That ray of hope faded under a dark cloud once it became apparent […]  Read More

Press Release: Dent Research Employment Index Confirms Spike In Low-Wage Job Additions

February 5, 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today that the economy added 151,000 nonfarm payrolls, disappointing market expectations. The private sector hired 158,000 workers. That means government employment contracted by 7,000. Further analysis by Dent Research finds that over 60% of the jobs added to the economy in January fell below the measured median-wage range, […]  Read More

Press Release: Middle-Income Workers Lose in December

January 8, 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today that the economy added nearly 300,000 (292,000) nonfarm payrolls, beating market expectations. Of those jobs added, the private sector hired 275,000 workers. The unemployment rate continues to sit at 5%, so-called full employment. Last month we praised the jobs report. In November the economy added a majority (54%) […]  Read More

Press Release: The Labor Market Posts Strong Gains in November

December 4, 2015

This is the type of report we’ve been waiting for. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. economy added 211,000 jobs in November – 197,000 of which the private sector created. The unemployment rate stayed at 5%. More importantly, Dent Research analyzes the quality of the jobs added. Upon closer inspection of the […]  Read More