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  • 2019 6
    June 7, 2019

    The Fifth District economy strengthened somewhat, according to recent data. Payroll employment increased and housing market indicators were mostly upbeat; however, business conditions remained soft in recent months.

    May 3, 2019

    The most recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mixed. Payroll employment increased; however, housing market indicators varied. District-wide business conditions weakened for manufacturing firms but strengthened for services firms.

    April 5, 2019

    The most recent reports on the Fifth District economy were more sluggish. Employment growth slowed in February and District businesses indicated slower growth; however, home values appreciated on a year-over-year basis.

    March 18, 2019

    Economic reports on the Fifth District were upbeat in recent months. Payroll employment rose, business activity strengthened, and housing market indicators were mostly positive.

    Feb. 1, 2019

    The most recent reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat positive. Payroll employment rose in December and home values appreciated on a year-over-year basis; however, business conditions were mixed.

    Jan. 4, 2019

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive. Payroll employment rose and housing market indicators were generally upbeat; however, business conditions were mixed.

  • 2018 12
    Dec. 7, 2018

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District generally improved, according to recent reports, as payroll employment grew, business conditions remained favorable, and housing market indicators were somewhat positive.

    Nov. 2, 2018

    According to recent data, economic conditions in the Fifth District softened somewhat. Payroll employment declined, District-wide business conditions weakened and housing market indicators were mostly downbeat.

    Oct. 5, 2018

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were upbeat in recent months. Payroll employment rose and the unemployment rate edged down, business conditions remained favorable, and housing market indicators were positive.

    Sept. 7, 2018

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive in recent months. Payroll employment rose and business conditions remained favorable; however, housing market reports were mixed.

    Aug. 3, 2018

    According to recent data, the Fifth District economy generally expanded. Payroll employment rose slightly, business conditions remained positive, and housing market reports were mostly upbeat.

    July 6, 2018

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District improved in recent months. Payroll employment rose marginally and the unemployment rate edged down. District-wide business conditions strengthened and housing market indicators were mostly positive.

    June 1, 2018

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District generally improved in recent months. Payroll employment rose marginally and the unemployment rate edged down. District-wide business conditions strengthened; however, housing market indicators were mixed.

    May 4, 2018

    According to recent data, economic conditions in the Fifth District varied somewhat. Employment increased slightly; however, District-wide business conditions weakened and housing market indicators were mixed.

    April 6, 2018

    Economic reports on the Fifth District economy generally strengthened in recent months as total employment increased, business conditions remained favorable, and housing market indicators were positive.

    March 2, 2018

    Economic reports on the Fifth District were somewhat positive in recent months. Despite a decline in payroll employment, business activity strengthened and housing market indicators were generally positive.

    Feb. 7, 2018

    The most recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mixed as payroll employment declined in December, business activity slowed slightly and housing market indicators were mixed.

    Jan. 5, 2018

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive with a rise in payroll employment, stable business conditions, and generally upbeat housing market indicators.

  • 2017 12
    Dec. 1, 2017

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District generally improved, according to recent reports, as payroll employment grew, business conditions strengthened, and housing market indicators were fairly positive.

    Nov. 3, 2017

    Reports on the Fifth District economy varied somewhat in recent months, as payroll employment declined and housing market indicators were mixed; however, the unemployment rate decreased and business conditions remained favorable.

    Oct. 6, 2017

    The Fifth District economy generally strengthened in recent months, according to the economic data. Total employment increased, business conditions improved further, and housing market reports were mostly positive.

    Sept. 1, 2017

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive in recent months. Payroll employment rose throughout the District, business conditions remained favorable, and housing market reports were somewhat upbeat.

    Aug. 4, 2017

    According to the most recent data, the Fifth District economy generally expanded. Payroll employment rose, business conditions remained positive, and housing market reports were somewhat upbeat.

    June 30, 2017

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat positive in recent months. Labor markets strengthened and conditions improved slightly for area manufacturers; however, housing market indicators were mixed.

    May 26, 2017

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District were little changed, on balance, in recent months. Housing market indicators were mixed and employment declined slightly; however, business conditions strengthened for services firms.

    May 4, 2017

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were slightly mixed. Conditions improved for area businesses and housing market indicators were positive; however, employment declined slightly.

    March 31, 2017

    According to recent data, the Fifth District economy strengthened. Labor markets continued to tighten, business conditions indicators signaled growth, and housing markets generally improved in recent months.

    March 3, 2017

    Economic reports on the Fifth District were generally positive in recent months. Payroll employment continued to rise, business conditions continued to improve, and housing market indicators were upbeat.

    Feb. 3, 2017

    The Fifth District economy strengthened somewhat in recent months. Payroll employment continued to rise and business conditions were improved; however, housing market indicators were somewhat downbeat.

    Jan. 6, 2017

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive, with a rise in total employment, some improvements for area businesses, and generally upbeat housing market indicators.

  • 2016 12
    Dec. 2, 2016

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District were somewhat mixed in recent months as overall employment was unchanged, business conditions improved slightly, and housing market indicators were somewhat positive.

    Nov. 4, 2016

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months. The labor market continued to improve; however, business conditions and housing market indicators were mixed.

    Oct. 7, 2016

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were generally positive. Payroll employment expanded and housing market indicators were mostly upbeat; however, information on business conditions was mixed.

    Sept. 2, 2016

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months. The labor market continued to strengthen; however, business conditions softened slightly and housing market indicators were mixed.

    Aug. 4, 2016

    The Fifth District economy generally expanded in recent months, with an increase in employment and strengthening conditions for area businesses while housing market indicators improved on a year-over-year basis.

    July 1, 2016

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months. Employers added to payrolls; however, business conditions softened further and housing market indicators were somewhat mixed.

    June 3, 2016

    Economic growth in the Fifth District was sluggish in recent months, despite generally improved housing conditions, with slowing employment growth and some softening conditions for area businesses.

    May 6, 2016

    According to recent data, the Fifth District economy showed signs of improvement, as employment continued to grow and business conditions strengthened; however, housing market reports were mixed.

    April 1, 2016

    According to recent data, the Fifth District economy showed signs of improvement, as employment continued to grow and business conditions strengthened; however, housing market reports were mixed.

    March 4, 2016

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months. Employment increased broadly; however, business and housing market reports were somewhat downbeat.

    Feb. 5, 2016

    The Fifth District economy strengthened somewhat in recent months, as employment increased broadly and business conditions remained stable; however, housing market indicators were mixed.

    Jan. 7, 2016

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive, with strengthening labor markets, some improvements for area businesses, and generally upbeat housing market indicators.

  • 2015 12
    Dec. 4, 2015

    Reports on economic conditions in the Fifth District were mixed in recent months. Labor market conditions continued to improve while housing market indicators varied and business conditions slowed somewhat.

    Nov. 6, 2015

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months. Labor market conditions mostly improved while reports on housing markets and business conditions varied.

    Oct. 2, 2015

    Economic reports on the Fifth District were mixed in recent months. Labor market conditions improved slightly while housing market indicators varied and business conditions softened somewhat.

    Sept. 4, 2015

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat positive in recent months. The labor market strengthened and business conditions were generally stable; however, housing market indicators were mixed.

    Aug. 7, 2015

    The Fifth District economy improved slightly in recent months, with some strengthening conditions for area businesses, generally positive housing market indicators, but some softness in labor market reports.

    July 6, 2015

    Economic conditions in the Fifth District strengthened somewhat in recent months. Payroll employment expanded, business conditions improved slightly, and housing market indicators were generally positive, particularly on a year-over-year basis.

    June 5, 2015

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive in recent months. Payroll employment expanded throughout the District and housing markets improved; however, business conditions were somewhat mixed.

    May 1, 2015

    In recent months, reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed, with a labor market contraction and some softness in business conditions. Housing market reports were more positive.

    April 3, 2015

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were generally positive in recent months, with continued expansion in labor markets. Business conditions and housing market indicators were more mixed.

    March 6, 2015

    The Fifth District economy improved somewhat in recent months, with positive employment reports and generally stable business conditions, although housing market indicators were more mixed.

    Feb. 6, 2015

    The Fifth District economy improved somewhat in recent months, with positive employment reports and generally stable business conditions, although housing market indicators were more mixed.

    Jan. 2, 2015

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were generally positive, with strengthening labor markets and stable business conditions but somewhat mixed housing market indicators.

  • 2014 12
    Dec. 1, 2014

    Recent economic reports on the Fifth District were generally positive, with overall employment growth and some improvements to business conditions but somewhat mixed housing market indicators.

    Nov. 7, 2014

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were generally positive, with expanding employment and generally improving business conditions and housing markets.

    Oct. 3, 2014

    The Fifth District economy improved somewhat in recent months, with some mixed employment reports, but generally improving business conditions and housing markets.

    Sept. 5, 2014

    The Fifth District economy generally improved in recent months, with uneven employment growth, improving conditions for area businesses, and positive reports on housing markets.

    Aug. 8, 2014

    Recent reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive as employment expanded slightly, business activity picked up, and housing market conditions were mixed but generally upbeat.

    July 7, 2014

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were somewhat mixed in recent months as employment expanded but growth in business activity slowed slightly and housing market reports varied.

    May 30, 2014

    Data on the Fifth Federal Reserve District economy were largely positive in recent months, with overall improvement in labor and housing markets and among area businesses.

    May 2, 2014

    Reports on the Fifth District economy were mostly positive in recent months.

    April 4, 2014

    Reports on the Fifth District economy varied in recent months.

    Feb. 28, 2014

    Economic activity in the Fifth District was largely positive in recent months.

    Feb. 7, 2014

    Economic activity in the Fifth District was largely positive in recent months.

    Jan. 6, 2014

    Economic activity in the Fifth District was mostly positive in recent months.

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