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Consumers bought a lot of goods. Services, not so much - Closing Bell - Marketplace Minute - February 26, 2021

Feb 26, 2021
Stocks close mixed; household incomes boosted by temporary relief aid; Robinhood in talks with regulators - Marketplace Minute - February 26, 2021

U.S. consumer spending, personal incomes rise - Mid-day Briefing - Marketplace Minute - February 26, 2021

Feb 26, 2021
January consumer spending rose 2.4%, personal incomes rose 10%; 2020 inflation was 1.5%, below Fed target for interest rates hike; FCC to offer broadband access subsidies; Kia could still strike deal with Apple, report says

Federal minimum wage hike unlikely in COVID bill - Morning Briefing - Marketplace Minute - February 26, 2021

Feb 26, 2021
The Senate parliamentarian has ruled that the provision cannot be included in the $1.9 trillion bill; Costco raises minimum wage to $16; Labor Department expands eligibility for federal unemployment benefits

Stocks fall after jobless claims drop - Closing Bell - Marketplace Minute - February 25, 2021

Feb 25, 2021
Marketplace Minute - February 25, 2021

Weekly jobless claims show a notable decline - Midday - Marketplace Minute - February 25, 2021

Feb 25, 2021
At 730,000, weekly initial state unemployment claims are still historically high; durable goods orders rise 3.4% in January; Moderna expects $18.4 billion in COVID vaccine sales - Midday - Marketplace Minute - February 25, 2021

Global markets rise as interest rate fears subside - Morning Briefing - Marketplace Minute - February 25, 2021

Feb 25, 2021
Stocks rose after Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s latest comments; GameStop shares on the rise again; Australian parliament enacts news law; House to vote on LGBTQ civil and labor rights protections

Federal Reserve reports service disruption - Closing Bell - February 24, 2021

Feb 24, 2021
Stocks close higher; Biden signs executive order reviewing US supply chain - February 24, 2021

Biden to order supply chains review - Mid-day Briefing - Marketplace Minute - February 24, 2021

Feb 24, 2021
The review is to be of supply chains for semiconductor chips, rare-earth minerals, pharmaceuticals, large batteries; Facebook pledges $1 billion to news; FDA says Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine is safe, effective

FAA orders inspections of certain jet engines - Morning Briefing - Marketplace Minute - February 24, 2021

Feb 24, 2021
Regulators want fan blades inspected for metal fatigue; judge paves way for California net neutrality law; Hyundai to issue electric vehicle battery recall

Fed is committed to low rates - Closing Bell - Marketplace Minute - February 23, 2021

Feb 23, 2021
Episode Summary: Stocks close mixed after Fed comments; Home Depot sales grow while Macy’s sales fall