News Releases - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas News releases from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, which serves the public by contributing to national monetary policy, supervising and regulating financial institutions, and helping maintain a strong payments system. http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ en-us http://www.dallasfed.org/ Dallas Fed Logo http://www.dallasfed.org/~/media/Images/img/logo_gray http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ Our Commitment to Inclusion https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/200612inclusion Fri, 10 Jul 2020 12:00:00 EST We affirm that Black Lives Matter. Fox Business: If we all wore a mask the economy would grow faster: Dallas Fed president https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200710 Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:02:00 EST Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan argues flattening the coronavirus curve is important for economic growth and he also expects disinflation for some period of time. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through May https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200626pce Fri, 26 Jun 2020 13:16:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in May was 2.0 percent—increased from April —according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Energy Survey: Oil and Gas Activity Deteriorates Further; Many Expect Oil Demand to Return to Pre-COVID Levels by Fourth Quarter 2021 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200624energy Wed, 24 Jun 2020 09:30:00 EST Activity in the energy sector deteriorated further in second quarter 2020, according to oil and gas executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Energy Survey. COVID-19 Update https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/200318covid Tue, 23 Jun 2020 12:50:00 EST At the Dallas Fed, we're working to support the financial health of the people and businesses in the Eleventh District as we deal with this unprecedented crisis. Dallas Fed: Texas Added 318,100 Jobs in May; State Employment Forecast Calls for 3.2 Percent Decline in 2020 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200619forecast Fri, 19 Jun 2020 17:47:00 EST Texas added 318,100 jobs in May, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Marketplace: Fed's Kaplan: A Connection Between Racism and the Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200618 Thu, 18 Jun 2020 08:00:00 EST In an interview with David Brancaccio on "Marketplace Morning Report," Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan discusses how stamping out racism would contribute to everyone's success. Bloomberg: Fed’s Kaplan: U.S. Recovery Faces Upside, Downside Risks https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200616 Wed, 17 Jun 2020 09:25:00 EST Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan discusses the outlook for the U.S. economy and fiscal and monetary policies amid the coronavirus outbreak. CBS News: Dallas Fed President Sees High Unemployment Rate Through End of the Year https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200614 Sun, 14 Jun 2020 13:34:00 EST Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan says the unemployment rate could be "as high as 8% or more" at the end of 2020. Prairie View A&M President Ruth Simmons Appointed to Dallas Fed's Houston Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200601simmons Tue, 02 Jun 2020 18:34:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., has appointed Ruth J. Simmons to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Houston Branch board of directors to serve the remaining portion of an unexpired term ending Dec. 31, 2020. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2020/bb200527 Wed, 27 May 2020 13:00:00 EST Eleventh District economic activity contracted sharply in April, while preliminary data from May point to a notable easing in the pace of decline as restrictions on businesses were gradually lifted. Dallas Fed: Texas Loses 1.2 Million Jobs in April; Employment Likely to Fall 11.7 Percent in 2020 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200522forecast Fri, 22 May 2020 14:43:00 EST Texas lost 1.2 million jobs in April, a historic 69 percent annualized decline, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Bloomberg: Fed's Kaplan on Economic Recovery, Virus Testing, Oil Well Shut-ins https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200520 Wed, 20 May 2020 15:56:00 EST Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan discusses the need for coronavirus testing, U.S. economic recovery and energy sector outlook on "Bloomberg Markets" with Mike McKee. Yahoo Finance: We think the unemployment rate could get as high as 20% at its peak: Dallas Fed President https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200506 Wed, 06 May 2020 13:06:00 EST Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan joins Yahoo Finance’s On The Move to discuss the economic impact of COVID-19. Fox Business: Fed's Kaplan Says Unemployment Rate Likely to Reach 20% https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200501 Fri, 01 May 2020 09:46:00 EST Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan says the unemployment rate will likely end the year around 8 percent and that the U.S. economy could contract 4 percent for the year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Dallas Fed Names Jeff Garrett as Senior Vice President, CFO and CRO https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200430garrett Thu, 30 Apr 2020 17:49:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has promoted Jeff Garrett to senior vice president, chief financial and risk officer responsible for the Financial Management Group, the Financial Management Shared Services Center, and Facilities Management and Planning. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through March https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200430pce Thu, 30 Apr 2020 12:02:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in March was 2.0 percent—unchanged from February—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.9 Percent for 12 Months Through April https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200529pce Thu, 30 Apr 2020 12:02:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in April was 1.9 percent—decreased from March —according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed: Texas Loses 52,119 Jobs in March; April Unemployment May Be Near 12.4 Percent https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200417forecast Fri, 17 Apr 2020 17:08:00 EST Texas lost 52,119 jobs in March, a 4.7 percent annualized decline, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Bloomberg: Fed's Kaplan on Virus Pandemic's Impact on Economy, Oil Industry https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200416 Thu, 16 Apr 2020 14:00:00 EST Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan discusses the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the U.S. economy and oil industry with Bloomberg's David Westin. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2020/bb200415 Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:00:00 EST There was sudden and broad-based weakening of the Eleventh District economy during the reporting period. Many firms reported a sharp reduction in activity, resulting from business disruptions and closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Reuters: Fed's Kaplan Sees U.S. Growth Returning in Second Half, but Consumers Staying Cautious https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-fed-kaplan/feds-kaplan-sees-u-s-growth-returning-in-second-half-but-consumers-staying-cautious-idUSKCN21Q3CN Wed, 08 Apr 2020 18:00:00 EST The U.S. economy is headed for a return to growth in the second half of the year after a steep decline this quarter. But even after infections of the coronavirus crest and the economy begins to reopen, consumers may not spend as freely as before the crisis. CNBC: Dallas Fed President: Expect a Severe Economic Contraction in the Second Quarter https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200402 Thu, 02 Apr 2020 18:00:00 EST Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan discusses the global energy market, U.S. economic outlook and impact of the coronavirus with CNBC's Steve Liesman. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through February https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200327pce Fri, 27 Mar 2020 13:39:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in February was 2.0 percent—decreased from January—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Bloomberg: Fed's Kaplan Says the U.S. Economy Will Come Out of Downturn Strong https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int200327 Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:00:00 EST Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan discusses the U.S. economy, Fed’s actions and prospects for recovery with Bloomberg’s Mike McKee. Dallas Fed Energy Survey: Oil and Gas Sector Activity Plunges as Low Oil Prices, Coronavirus Take Toll https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200325energy Wed, 25 Mar 2020 09:30:00 EST Energy sector activity declined significantly in the first quarter, according to executives responding to the Dallas Fed Energy Survey. FOMC Press Conference Call https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/200315powell Sun, 15 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EST Listen to audio from Chair Powell's March 15 FOMC press conference call. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2020/bb200304 Wed, 04 Mar 2020 13:00:00 EST The Eleventh District economy expanded moderately over the reporting period. Solid growth continued in nonfinancial services, and expansion in the manufacturing sector picked up to a more moderate pace. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.1 Percent for 12 Months Through January https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200228pce Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in December was 2.1 percent—increased from December—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Appoints Four New Members to Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200219cdiac Wed, 19 Feb 2020 19:01:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed four new members to its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. Dallas Fed Names Richard J. Mase Jr. Senior Vice President https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200218mase Tue, 18 Feb 2020 17:43:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has promoted Richard J. Mase Jr. to senior vice president responsible for Eleventh Federal Reserve District cash operations. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through December https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200131pce Fri, 31 Jan 2020 11:59:00 EST he Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in December was 2.0 percent—unchanged from November—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. 'Texas Expansion Likely to Continue,' in 2020, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200131teo Fri, 31 Jan 2020 18:12:00 EST The Texas Employment Forecast calls for 2.1 percent growth, roughly the same as the 2.0 percent in 2019. Texas State President Denise Trauth Appointed to Dallas Fed's San Antonio Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200127trauth Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:10:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., has appointed Denise M. Trauth of San Marcos to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ San Antonio Branch Board of Directors. Darryl L. Wilson Appointed to Dallas Fed’s Houston Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200123wilson Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:30:00 EST Wilson is president and founder of The Wilson Collective, a business advisory firm owning and investing in small businesses and providing management consulting services to diverse corporate clients. He will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2022. Julio Chiu Reappointed to Dallas Fed’s El Paso Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200121chiu Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:19:00 EST Chiu is founder and CEO of SEISA Group, a global provider of medical device services. He will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2022. Dallas Fed Reappoints Charles Amato to San Antonio Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200117amato Fri, 17 Jan 2020 18:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has reappointed Charles E. Amato to its San Antonio Branch board of directors. He will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2022. Greg Armstrong of Houston Reappointed Chair of Dallas Fed Board;<br>Tom Falk of Irving Reappointed Deputy Chair https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200116dfchair Thu, 16 Jan 2020 17:30:00 EST Armstrong is co-founder and retired chairman and CEO of Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline LP. Falk, a 36-year veteran of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, is retired chairman and CEO of the Irving-based company. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2020/bb200115 Wed, 15 Jan 2020 13:00:00 EST The Eleventh District economy expanded solidly over the reporting period, with growth increasing in most sectors. Dallas Fed Announces Executive Promotions https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200113execpromos Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:36:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has announced the following promotions. Joe Quiroga of Edinburg Elected to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2020/nr200108quiroga Wed, 08 Jan 2020 18:09:00 EST Quiroga is president of Texas National Bank and member of the board of directors. Texas Among Top Beneficiaries of U.S. Tax Cut, Says Dallas Fed’s Southwest Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191219swe Mon, 30 Dec 2019 12:28:00 EST Latest issue also looks at gentrification in state’s big cities, financial firm cyberattacks and wait times at the U.S.–Mexico border Dallas Fed Energy Survey: Oil and Gas Sector Activity, Employment See Modest Decline https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191227 Fri, 27 Dec 2019 09:35:00 EST Energy sector activity dipped again in the fourth quarter, according to executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Energy Survey. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through November https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191220pce Fri, 20 Dec 2019 12:06:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in November was 2.0 percent—unchanged from October—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Tyson Tuttle of Austin Appointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191220Tuttle Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:05:00 EST Tuttle is president and CEO of Silicon Labs, a global silicon, software and solutions company based in Austin. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 41,600 Jobs in November; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.9 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191220forecast Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:16:00 EST Texas added 41,600 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Gary Petersen Appointed to Dallas Fed’s Houston Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191216Petersen Mon, 16 Dec 2019 13:40:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed Gary Petersen to the Bank’s Houston Branch board of directors for a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2022. Cindy Taylor of Houston Elected to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191216Taylor Mon, 16 Dec 2019 13:40:00 EST Cindy Taylor of Houston has been elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors by its member banks. Dallas Fed Appoints Von Washington to El Paso Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191216Washington Mon, 16 Dec 2019 13:40:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed Von Washington to its El Paso Branch board of directors. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through October https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191127 Wed, 27 Nov 2019 13:40:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in October was 2.0 percent—unchanged from September. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb191127 Wed, 27 Nov 2019 13:00:00 EST Moderate expansion continued in the Eleventh District economy. Growth held fairly steady in services and retail but decelerated slightly in manufacturing. Home sales remained on the rise while energy activity continued to decline. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 26,200 Jobs in October; State Employment Forecast Increases to 2.2 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191115 Fri, 15 Nov 2019 17:47:00 EST Texas added 26,200 jobs in October, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.1 Percent for 12 Months Through September https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191031 Thu, 31 Oct 2019 13:09:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in September was 2.1 percent, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Renard Johnson of El Paso Elected to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191031a Thu, 31 Oct 2019 16:57:00 EST Renard U. Johnson of El Paso has been elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors by its member banks. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 7,400 Jobs in September; State Employment Forecast Decreases to 2.1 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191018 Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:32:00 EST Texas added 7,400 jobs in September, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb191016 Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:50:00 EST Economic activity continued to expand moderately. Energy activity declined, but growth remained solid in manufacturing and services. Home sales increased and loan demand accelerated. Claudia Aguirre of Houston Appointed to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr191016 Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:01:00 EST Special edition goes “On the Record” with leading climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe and examines wind and solar pairing; other topics include education funding and the auto loan market in Texas and digital payment adoption in Mexico Economic Conditions and the Key Structural Drivers Impacting the Economic Outlook https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2019/rsk191010 Thu, 10 Oct 2019 07:00:00 EST President Rob Kaplan describes his assessment of economic conditions, key structural drivers critical to the prospects for economic growth in the U.S. and the stance of U.S. monetary policy. Texas’ Prominence in Energy Production Puts State at Center of Climate Change Debate, says Dallas Fed’s Southwest Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190930 Mon, 30 Sep 2019 09:14:00 EST Special edition goes “On the Record” with leading climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe and examines wind and solar pairing; other topics include education funding and the auto loan market in Texas and digital payment adoption in Mexico Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190904 Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:13:00 EST Moderate expansion continued in the Eleventh District economy. Output growth in manufacturing strengthened, and expansion in the service sector was strong in July but eased in August. Dallas Fed Names Steve Purser as Assistant Vice President https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190812 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has promoted Steve Purser to assistant vice president with responsibility for the Retail Payments Office’s check architecture group. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 36,000 Jobs in July; State Employment Forecast Increases to 2.6 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190816 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST Texas added 36,000 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through July https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190830 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in July was 2.0 percent—unchanged from June—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 19,600 in August; State Employment Forecast Decreases to 2.3 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190920 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST Texas added 19,600 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Energy Survey: Oil and Gas Activity Contracts, Employment Declines https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190925 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST DALLAS—Energy sector activity declined in the third quarter, according to executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Energy Survey. Economists Kei-Mu Yi and Scott Frame Join the Dallas Fed https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190924 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST Two noted economists have joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through August https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190927 Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in August was 2.0 percent—unchanged from July—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through June https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190802 Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:14:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in June was 2.0 percent—unchanged from May—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Service Sector Growth Hits 2019 High, Retail Sales Flatten Out in July, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190730 Tue, 30 Jul 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas service sector activity grew at a faster pace in July, according to business executives responding to the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Texas Manufacturing Continues Moderate Expansion, Employment Strengthens, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190729 Mon, 29 Jul 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in July, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190717 Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:06:00 EST Economic activity expanded moderately. Retail sales and drilling activity dipped, but growth picked up in nonfinancial services and manufacturing in June after softening in May. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through May https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190628 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:29:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for April was an annualized 2.9 percent. According to the BEA, the overall PCE inflation rate for April was 3.8 percent, annualized, while the inflation rate for PCE excluding food and energy was 3.0 percent. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 41,200 Jobs in June; State Employment Forecast Calls for 2.5 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190719 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:29:00 EST Texas added 41,200 jobs in June, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Oil and Gas Activity Flat, Outlook Turns Negative Amid Increasing Uncertainty, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190626 Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:39:00 EST Oil and Gas Activity Flat, Outlook Turns Negative Amid Increasing Uncertainty, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey Texas Service Sector Strengthens, Retail Sales Decline, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190625 Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:16:00 EST Texas Service Sector Strengthens, Retail Sales Decline, Says Dallas Fed Survey Texas Manufacturing Expansion Continues but Outlooks Worsen, Uncertainty Rises, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190624 Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:28:00 EST Texas Manufacturing Expansion Continues but Outlooks Worsen, Uncertainty Rises, Says Dallas Fed Survey Economic Conditions and the Stance of Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2019/rsk190624 Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:49:00 EST President Rob Kaplan describes his assessment of economic conditions, business activity in the Eleventh District, the appropriate stance of U.S. monetary policy and how the implications of climate change are impacting Dallas Fed economic analysis. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 21,900 Jobs in May; State Employment Forecast Calls for 2.3 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190621 Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:09:00 EST Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 21,900 Jobs in May; State Employment Forecast Calls for 2.3 Percent Growth in 2019 Tight Labor Markets Could Constrain Texas Growth, Says Dallas Fed's Southwest Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190621b Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:09:00 EST The Texas job market continues to expand, and unemployment rates have fallen to record lows in many major metro areas. But as businesses struggle to find workers, this trend could pinch economic growth, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Southwest Economy. Dallas Fed Announces Executive Promotions https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190614 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:59:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has announced the promotions. Dallas Fed Names Roberto A. Coronado Senior Vice President https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190607 Fri, 07 Jun 2019 11:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has promoted Roberto A. Coronado to senior vice president in charge of the El Paso office. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190605 Wed, 05 Jun 2019 14:01:00 EST Economic activity expanded moderately, although there were scattered signs of a deceleration in growth in early May. Home sales rose, and loan volumes continued to increase. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through April https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190531 Fri, 31 May 2019 11:00:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in April was 2.0 percent—up from 1.9 in March—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The one-month annualized rate of Trimmed Mean PCE inflation was 2.9 percent. Texas Service Sector Activity Decelerates, Retail Sales Fall in May, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190529 Wed, 29 May 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas service sector activity growth weakened in May, according to business executives responding to the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Texas Manufacturing Expansion Continues but Pace Slows, Uncertainty Increases, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190528 Tue, 28 May 2019 10:00:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in May but at a slower pace, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 27,300 Jobs in April; State Employment Forecast Calls for 2.3 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190517 Fri, 17 May 2019 16:01:00 EST Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 27,300 Jobs in April; State Employment Forecast Calls for 2.3 Percent Growth in 2019 Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through March https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190429a Mon, 29 Apr 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in April, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Texas Manufacturing Activity Picks Up Slightly in April but Uncertainty Remains, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190429 Mon, 29 Apr 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in April, according to business executives responding to the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Texas Service Sector Activity Accelerates Slightly, Retail Sales Rebound in April, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190430 Mon, 29 Apr 2019 09:30:00 EST Texas service sector activity growth accelerated slightly in April, according to business executives responding to the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 23,100 Jobs in March; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.8 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190419 Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:01:00 EST Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 23,100 Jobs in March; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.8 Percent Growth in 2019 Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190417 Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:04:00 EST Economic activity expanded moderately, with a pickup in demand seen in the housing and financial services sec-tors. Retail sales were flat, and growth in nonfinancial services slowed. Small Employer Firms in the U.S. Indicate Revenue, Hiring Strengthened in 2018, Suggest Outlook More Tempered Though 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190416 Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:30:00 EST Dallas Fed region saw higher share of startups, more minority-owned firms than nation, but firms were slightly less likely to report being profitable. Dallas Fed Names Frank Doto as Assistant Vice President https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190410 Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:20:00 EST Dallas Fed Names Frank Doto as Assistant Vice President Dallas Fed Joins EPA’s Green Power Partnership https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190403 Wed, 03 Apr 2019 13:02:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, which powers its offices entirely with Texas wind energy, has joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.8 Percent for 12 Months Through January https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190329 Fri, 29 Mar 2019 11:40:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in January was 1.8 percent—down from 2.0 in December—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The one-month annualized rate of Trimmed Mean PCE inflation was 1.1 percent. Oil and Gas Activity Grows Modestly as Crude Prices Rally, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190327 Wed, 27 Mar 2019 09:36:00 EST Oil and Gas Activity Grows Modestly as Crude Prices Rally, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey Texas Service Sector Activity Decelerates, Retail Sales Flatten in March, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190326 Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:51:00 EST Texas Service Sector Activity Decelerates, Retail Sales Flatten in March, Says Dallas Fed Survey Texas Manufacturing Activity Continues to Grow, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190325 Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:54:00 EST Texas Manufacturing Activity Continues to Grow, Says Dallas Fed Survey Shifting Trade Policies Pose Challenge for Texas, Says Dallas Fed's Southwest Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190325a Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:54:00 EST As the nation’s largest exporting state, Texas faces mounting pressure from shifting trade and tariff regulations, according to the latest issue of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Southwest Economy. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 18,500 Jobs in February; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.5 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190322 Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:22:00 EST Texas added 18,500 jobs in February, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The state added a revised 20,400 jobs in January.