Although unemployment is down and an additional 10.5 million people are expected to be employed over the 2016 to 2026 decade, data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the projected shifts in the labor force due to an aging population and changing demographics.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2018 ended June 2, 2018.
Due to recently imposed tariffs, furniture manufacturers are carefully watching changing prices.
Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show the projected shifts in the labor force by sex from 2016 to 2026.
Net Foreign or International Immigration accounted for 40 percent of the population increase between 2010 and 2016. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that foreign immigrants added an additional 5.8 million people over six years.
Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ: HOFT) has reported consolidated net sales of $142.9 million, an increase of $12.0 million, or 9.2% compared to a year ago, for its fiscal 2019 first quarter ended April 29, 2018.
Data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows the changes in population and growth in diversity between 2010 and 2016.