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US adds 321,000 jobs, the most in nearly 3 years

...1999.The unemployment rate remained at a six-year low of 5.8 percent."These were boom-like numbers," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics. "They indicate that the U.S. economy is on very solid ground."November's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-05/us-adds-321000-jobs-most-n
Survey: US businesses add 230,000 jobs in October

...government's report will also show that employers added 230,000 jobs in October, according to a survey by FactSet.Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, said that faltering economies in Europe, China and Japan haven't yet caused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-05/survey-us-businesses-add-2
Fed likely to note gains but signal no rate increase

...added 321,000 jobs in November, the most in nearly three years. Retail sales surged last month. So did auto sales.Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, foresees economic growth of 3.3 percent next year <0x2014> which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/fed-likely-note-gains-sign
US resilient despite investor panic over a sputtering global economy

...nicely insulated from most global events," says Eric Lascelles, the chief economist for RBC Global Asset Management.Mark Zandi, the chief economist of Moody's Analytics, is keeping his forecasts for U.S. growth at 2.2 percent growth for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-16/us-resilient-despite-inves
Speculation swirls around Fed meeting, interest rates

...major changes in its policy statement for now."All the trend lines for the economy look pretty good right now," said Mark Zandi, the chief economist of Moody's Analytics. "I don't think the Fed wants to upset the apple cart."Over the past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/speculation-swirls-around-
AP survey: Fed's outlook correct but not solution

...Yellen's Fed won't raise rates soon enough."I agree with her diagnosis; I even like what she has in mind," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics. "But I'm skeptical that she'll be able to pull it off."The AP surveyed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-26/ap-survey-feds-outlook-cor
Survey: US companies add 218,000 jobs in July

...stayed at 6.1 percent, according to a survey by FactSet."It feels to me like the job market is humming," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, which helps compile the report.The job gains were mostly broad-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-30/survey-us-companies-add-21
US economy grew at strong 4 percent rate

...above 2 percent through the first five years of recovery from the Great Recession, which officially ended in June 2009.Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, said he thinks growth could accelerate to above 4 percent in 2015. He said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-30/us-economy-grew-strong-4-p
US economy shrank at 2.9 percent rate last quarter, worst since recession, before recovering

...subpar economic recovery."We should have a much better second half this year and a much better 2015 than 2014," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics.Zandi said he's forecasting growth of 3.5 percent to 4 percent in 2015...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/us-economy-shrank-29-perce
Don't go into overtime

...guaranteed to benefit from the rule changes."Be a boom to employment among lawyers, but otherwise not a big deal," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics.Those familiar with the process say it will take the Labor Department up to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-09/dont-go-overtime