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Construction Employment Continues to Recover

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction industry employment expanded by 16,000 jobs on net in August, according to an Associated Builders and BEX

September 8, 2020 // 0 Comments

Construction Output Drops Significantly

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  The U.S. economy contracted at an annualized rate of 32.9 percent during the second quarter of 2020, according to BEX

August 4, 2020 // 0 Comments

Input Prices Up in May

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices rose 0.8 percent in May compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and BEX

June 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Nonresidential Construction Spending Dips

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  National nonresidential construction spending fell 0.1 percent in March and is up 2.0 percent compared to the same time last BEX

May 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

Construction Unemployment Rate Down Y-o-Y

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Estimated February not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 37 states, rose in 12 states BEX

April 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Construction Employment Dropped in March

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction industry employment declined by 29,000 in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis BEX

April 7, 2020 // 0 Comments

Spending Decline Indicates What’s to Come

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  National nonresidential construction spending fell 1.8 percent in February but is up 2.5 percent compared to the same time BEX

April 3, 2020 // 0 Comments

Construction Contractors Confident to Start 2020

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders generally improved in January, consistent with the burgeoning momentum of BEX

March 24, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Input Prices Down Slightly in Feb.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Construction input prices fell 0.6 percent in February and are up 0.4 percent year over year, according to an Associated Builders BEX

March 17, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Nonresidential Employment Up in Feb.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors The construction industry added 42,000 net new jobs in February, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of BEX

March 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Nonresidential Const. Spending Up in Jan.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors National nonresidential construction spending increased by 1.6 percent in January and is up 5.1 percent on a year-ago basis, BEX

March 6, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Construction Contractor Confidence Soaring

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders increased in November 2019 with respect to sales, profit margins and staffing, BEX

January 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC’s Const. Backlog Indicator Dips in Nov.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Associated Builders and Contractors reported its Construction Backlog Indicator fell slightly to 8.8 months in November, a 1.5 BEX

January 24, 2020 // 0 Comments

Nov. Construction Unemployment Rates Rise

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors In November, estimated not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates increased nationally and in 38 states, fell in 11 BEX

January 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Oct. Unemployment Rates Rise from a Year Ago

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors In October, estimated not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates increased nationally and in 34 states, fell in 13 BEX

December 10, 2019 // 0 Comments

ABC’s 2020 Construction Economic Forecast

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Associated Builders and Contractors Chief Economist Anirban Basu forecasts continued momentum for the construction sector next BEX

December 10, 2019 // 0 Comments

Construction Industry Healthy Heading into 2020

Source: Marcum LLP The Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the third quarter of 2019 finds the industry in overall good health as 2020 approaches, despite some causes BEX

December 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

Construction Contractors Less Confident in Sept.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Leaders of the U.S. construction industry remained confident through September 2019 regarding near-term prospects for sales, BEX

November 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

Construction Input Prices Unchanged in October

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Construction input prices remained unchanged on a monthly basis in October but are down 2.2 percent year-over-year, according to BEX

November 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

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