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/ 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. Economist Lutz Kilian Joins Dallas Fed https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190315 Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:28:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas today announced the appointment of noted energy economist Lutz Kilian as senior economic policy advisor. He will join the Bank on July 29. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190306 Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:04:00 EST The Eleventh District economy expanded at a moderate pace. Activity in the manufacturing, housing, and nonfinancial services sectors improved. Loan volumes ticked up, and retail sales grew modestly. Dallas Fed Appoints Burkburnett Bank President to Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190305a Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:16:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed four new members to its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. Dallas Fed Appoints Alamogordo Bank CEO to Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190305c Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:16:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed four new members to its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. Dallas Fed Appoints El Paso Credit Union President to Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190305b Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:16:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed four new members to its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. Dallas Fed Appoints Oak Ridge Bank President to Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190301a Fri, 01 Mar 2019 14:50:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed four new members to its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through December https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190301 Fri, 01 Mar 2019 14:50:00 EST The 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. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 26,600 Jobs in January; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.5 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190308 Fri, 01 Mar 2019 14:50:00 EST The 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 Service Sector Activity Accelerates, Retail Sales Strengthen, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190226 Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:02:00 EST Texas Service Sector Activity Accelerates, Retail Sales Strengthen, Says Dallas Fed Survey Texas Manufacturing Activity Expands, Outlooks Improve, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190225 Mon, 25 Feb 2019 09:54:00 EST Texas Manufacturing Activity Expands, Outlooks Improve, Says Dallas Fed Survey Dallas Fed Reappoints David Zalman of El Campo to Houston Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190206 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:13:00 EST Dallas Fed Reappoints David Zalman of El Campo to Houston Branch Board The Neutral Rate of Interest https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2018/rsk190105 Tue, 05 Feb 2019 10:00:00 EST This essay explores a number of the key issues associated with using the neutral rate concept in formulating monetary policy. Texas Economy Sees ‘Downshift in Growth’ but Remains Strong, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190201 Fri, 01 Feb 2019 09:46:00 EST Texas Economy Sees ‘Downshift in Growth’ but Remains Strong, Says Dallas Fed Economist Texas Service Sector Activity Expands, Retail Sales Growth Holds Steady, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190129 Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:46:00 EST Texas Service Sector Activity Expands, Retail Sales Growth Holds Steady, Says Dallas Fed Survey Texas Manufacturing Activity Picks Up, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190128 Mon, 28 Jan 2019 09:36:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in January, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Alfred Jones of Corpus Christi Reappointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190125b Mon, 28 Jan 2019 09:36:00 EST Alfred Jones of Corpus Christi Reappointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch Board Jesús Garza of Austin Reappointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190125 Mon, 28 Jan 2019 09:36:00 EST Jesús Garza of Austin Reappointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch Board Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 26,500 Jobs in December; State Employment Forecast Calls for 1.1 Percent Growth in 2019 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190118 Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:40:00 EST Texas added 26,500 jobs in December, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Tracy Yellen Appointed to Dallas Fed’s El Paso Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190118a Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:41:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Tracy J. Yellen to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ El Paso Branch board of directors. She will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2021. Dallas Fed Reappoints William Serrata to El Paso Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190118b Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:41:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has reappointed El Paso County Community College president William Serrata to its El Paso Branch board of directors. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2019/bb190116 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:20:00 EST While economic activity remained healthy, growth abated to a more modest pace. A broad-based deceleration was seen across manufacturing, services, retail, and energy. Hiring continued, and widespread labor shortages further elevated wages. Texas Economy 'Facing Uncertain Waters' Heading into 2019, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190116 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:55:00 EST Texas employment is forecast to grow between 0.9 and 1.9 percent in 2019, said Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas assistant vice president and senior economist Keith Phillips today in San Antonio. Thomas Falk Appointed to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190116c Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:55:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Thomas J. Falk to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors. He will serve the remaining portion of a term ending Dec. 31, 2019. Kelly Barclay of Wimberley Elected to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190116a Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:48:00 EST Kelly A. Barclay of Wimberley has been elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors by its member banks. She will serve a three-year term ending on Dec. 31, 2021. Paul Quinn President Michael Sorrell Elected to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190116b Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:52:00 EST Michael Sorrell has been elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors by its member banks. He will serve a three-year term ending on Dec. 31, 2021. Greg Armstrong of Houston Named Chair of Dallas Fed Board; Mary Kipp of El Paso Named Deputy Chair https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190114 Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:25:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Greg L. Armstrong as chair and Mary E. Kipp as deputy chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors for 2019. Dallas Fed Announces Executive Promotions https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190109 Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:29:00 EST Dallas Fed Announces Executive Promotions Dallas Fed Energy Survey: Growth in Activity Stalls amid Oil Price Decline https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190103 Thu, 03 Jan 2019 10:36:00 EST Growth in the energy sector slowed significantly in the fourth quarter, according to executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Energy Survey. Fed's Kaplan on Monetary Policy, China, Inflation https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/Interviews/int190107 Thu, 03 Jan 2019 10:36:00 EST President Robert Kaplan discusses Federal Reserve policy, the impact of China's economic slowdown, and U.S. inflation expectations. He speaks with Bloomberg's Michael McKee on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas. Texas Service Sector Activity Decelerates, Retail Sales Growth Weakens, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2019/nr190102 Wed, 02 Jan 2019 10:05:00 EST Texas factory activity expanded at a modest pace in December, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey Texas Manufacturing Expands Modestly, Outlook Worsens, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181231 Mon, 31 Dec 2018 09:30:00 EST Texas factory activity expanded at a modest pace in December, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey Christina Gonzalez Promoted to Executive Positon at Dallas Fed’s El Paso Branch https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181228 Fri, 28 Dec 2018 18:22:00 EST Texas added 14,500 jobs in November, 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 November https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181221 Fri, 21 Dec 2018 12:04:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in November was 2.0 percent. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 14,500 Jobs in November; State Employment Forecast 2.4 for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181221b Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:49:00 EST Texas added 14,500 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. New Federal Statistical Research Data Center Opens at the Dallas Fed https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181206 Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:59:00 EST The Dallas-Fort Worth Federal Statistical Research Data Center opened Dec. 5 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, giving area researchers access to high-quality, in-depth economic, demographic and health data. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2018/bb181205 Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:04:00 EST Growth in economic activity slowed to a moderate pace. A broad-based softening was seen in manufacturing, retail, and housing. Drilling activity increased. Hiring continued, and widespread labor shortages pushed up wages. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.9 Percent for 12 Months Through October https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181129 Thu, 29 Nov 2018 12:40:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in October was 1.9 percent—down from 2.0 percent in September—according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Service Sector Activity Expands at a Faster Pace, Retail Sales Growth Decelerates in November, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181127 Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:18:00 EST Texas service sector activity grew at a faster pace in November, according to business executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Texas Manufacturing Expands at a Slower Pace, Uncertainty Increases https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181126 Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:01:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in November but at a much slower pace, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 28,100 Jobs in October; State Employment Forecast at 2.9 for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181116 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:07:00 EST Texas added 28,100 jobs in October, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Economic Growth 'Moderating Somewhat,' says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181114 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:51:00 EST The Texas economy continues to expand but is showing signs of moderating, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' latest Texas Economic Update. Texas Service Sector Activity, Retail Sales Grow at Slower Pace in October, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181030 Tue, 30 Oct 2018 09:54:00 EST Texas service sector activity continued to grow in October but at a slower pace than last month, according to business executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2018/bb181024 Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:06:00 EST Economic activity expanded at a solid pace. Healthy growth continued in manufacturing, retail and nonfinancial services. Loan demand increased further while home sales were flat. Capacity constraints restrained growth in the energy sector. The Neutral Rate of Interest https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2018/rsk181024 Wed, 24 Oct 2018 09:00:00 EST This essay explores a number of the key issues associated with using the neutral rate concept in formulating monetary policy. Texas Manufacturing Continues to Expand, but Pace Slows https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181029 Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:32:00 EST Texas factory activity continued to expand in October, albeit at a slower pace, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.0 Percent for 12 Months Through September https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181029b Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:32:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate over the 12 months ending in September was 2.0 percent. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 17,300 Jobs in September; State Employment Forecast at 2.7 for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181019 Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:32:00 EST Texas added 17,300 jobs in September, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Economy Still Expanding but Low Unemployment Could Constrain Growth, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181004 Thu, 04 Oct 2018 11:50:00 EST The Texas economy continues to post strong growth and outpace the nation, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ latest Texas Economic Update. Dallas Fed Names Jill Cetina as Vice President in Banking Supervision https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181001a Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:09:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has named Jill Cetina as vice president in Banking Supervision. She will provide leadership for the surveillance and supervisory risk divisions at the bank. Energy Sector Maintains Momentum in Third Quarter, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr181001 Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:09:00 EST Energy sector activity maintained its strong momentum in third quarter 2018, 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 August https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180928 Fri, 28 Sep 2018 11:52:00 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. Texas Service Sector Activity Accelerates in September; Retail Sales Continue to Grow, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180925 Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:31:00 EST Texas service sector activity accelerated in September, according to business executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Texas Businesses Comment on Impact of Tariffs in Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180924 Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:31:00 EST DALLAS—Many Texas businesses are feeling the impact of tariffs, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ latest Texas Business Outlook Surveys. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 46,700 Jobs in August; State Employment Forecast Rises to 2.8 Percent for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180921b Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:46:00 EST DALLAS—Texas added 46,700 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. As Home Prices Climb, Texas Property Taxes Soar, Says Dallas Fed’s Southwest Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180921 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:46:00 EST Texas property taxes have increased notably in recent years, propelled higher by both tax rate changes and rapidly rising home prices, according to the latest issue of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Southwest Economy. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2018/bb180912 Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:13:00 EST Economic activity expanded at a solid pace. Manufacturing and service sectors sustained a healthy pace of growth, while activity in the housing and energy sectors was flat to down. Retail spending accelerated, as did loan demand. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.6 Percent for July https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180830 Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:22:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for July was 1.6 percent at an annualized rate, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Service Sector Activity Continues to Expand, Retail Sales Strengthen in August, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180828 Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:02:00 EST Texas service sector activity continued to increase in August, albeit at a slower pace than last month, according to business executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Dallas Fed Appoints William Serrata to El Paso Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180828a Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:02:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed El Paso County Community College president William Serrata to its El Paso Branch board of directors. Texas Manufacturing Sustains Momentum in August, says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180827 Mon, 27 Aug 2018 10:16:00 EST Texas factory output continued to expand in August, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. The production index—a key measure of state manufacturing conditions—held steady at 29.3. Where We Stand: Assessment of Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2018/rsk180821 Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:30:00 EST The purpose of this essay is to discuss economic conditions in the Eleventh District and the U.S. It discusses the implications of this assessment for the stance of monetary policy in the U.S. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 13,100 Jobs in July: State Employment Forecast Declines Slightly to 2.7 Percent for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180817 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:24:00 EST State ranks No. 1 in U.S. for job gains, but tight labor market may limit growth. Texas’ ‘Red-Hot’ Economy Likely to Cool in the Second Half, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180810 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:56:00 EST State ranks No. 1 in U.S. for job gains, but tight labor market may limit growth. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.2 Percent for June https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180803 Fri, 03 Aug 2018 11:51:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for June was 2.2 percent at an annualized rate, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Service Sector Activity, Retail Sales Pick Up in July, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180731 Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:55:00 EST Texas service sector activity accelerated in July, according to business executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Texas Manufacturing Expansion Continues; Uncertainty Rises in July, says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180730 Mon, 30 Jul 2018 09:55:00 EST Texas factory output accelerated in July, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Mary Kipp of El Paso Appointed to Dallas Fed Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180718 Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:46:00 EST The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Mary E. Kipp to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas board of directors. She will serve a term ending Dec. 31, 2020. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 28,700 Jobs in June; State Employment Forecast Declines Slightly to 3.0 Percent for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180720 Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:46:00 EST Texas added 28,700 jobs in June, 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/2018/bb180718 Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:11:00 EST Economic activity continued to grow at a solid pace. Manufacturing output rose, and broad-based expansion in the services and energy sectors continued. Retail spending rose while drought conditions became more widespread. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 2.3 Percent for May https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180629 Fri, 29 Jun 2018 11:58:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for May was 2.3 percent at an annualized rate, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Oil and Gas Expansion Hits Its Stride, Says Dallas Fed Energy Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180627 Wed, 27 Jun 2018 10:00:00 EST Energy sector activity expanded strongly in second quarter 2018, according to executives responding to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Energy Survey. Texas Service Sector Activity Continues to Expand; Retail Sales Growth Slows Sharply in June, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180626 Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:04:00 EST Texas service sector activity continued to increase in June but at a slower pace than in May, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Texas Manufacturing Continues to Expand in June, says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180625 Mon, 25 Jun 2018 09:30:00 EST Texas added 33,000 jobs in May, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Hurricane Harvey’s Impact Shines Spotlight on Municipal Utility District Bond Financing, says Dallas Fed’s <em>Southwest Economy</em> https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180625b Mon, 25 Jun 2018 09:30:00 EST The historic devastation from Hurricane Harvey has posed new challenges for a development financing tool used widely in the Houston area, according to the latest issue of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Southwest Economy. Texas Economy ‘Expanding at a Solid Pace,’ says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180619 Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:49:00 EST Texas economic growth continues to advance, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ latest Texas Economic Update. A Perspective on Oil https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2018/rsk180619 Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:00:00 EST This essay lays out the key factors the Dallas Fed closely tracks in analyzing the global energy markets and in considering the impact of oil prices on economic conditions in the U.S. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 33,000 Jobs in May; State Employment Forecast Declines Slightly to 3.3 Percent for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180615 Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:24:00 EST Texas added 33,000 jobs in May, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.7 Percent for April https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180531 Thu, 31 May 2018 17:40:00 EST Texas service sector activity expanded at an accelerated pace in May, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2018/bb180530 Wed, 30 May 2018 14:10:00 EST Economic activity grew at a solid pace, with an acceleration in manufacturing activity. Expansion in the services, energy, and real estate sectors continued at about the same pace. Retail spending was mixed and drought conditions persisted in parts of the District. Texas Service Sector Activity Accelerates Sharply; Retail Sales Rebound in May, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180530 Wed, 30 May 2018 10:16:00 EST Texas service sector activity expanded at an accelerated pace in May, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey. Texas Manufacturing Activity Rises Notably in May, says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180529 Tue, 29 May 2018 09:58:00 EST Texas factory activity accelerated in May, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed Appoints Gina Luna to Houston Branch Board https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180522 Tue, 22 May 2018 14:30:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has appointed Gina Luna to its Houston Branch board of directors for a term ending December 31, 2020. Dallas Fed: Texas Adds 42,500 Jobs in April; State Employment Forecast Rises to 3.6 Percent for 2018 https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180518 Fri, 18 May 2018 14:36:00 EST Texas added 42,500 jobs in April, according to seasonally adjusted and benchmarked payroll employment numbers released today by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Texas Jobs on Pace for Strongest Growth Since 2014, Says Dallas Fed Economist https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180511 Fri, 11 May 2018 14:25:00 EST The Texas economy continues to show momentum in 2018, posting 3.5 percent job growth in the first quarter. Dallas Fed Announces Executive Promotions https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180509 Wed, 09 May 2018 16:09:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has announced the following promotions. Texas Service Sector Activity Expands at Slower Pace; Retail Sales Fall in April, Says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180501 Tue, 01 May 2018 10:23:00 EST Texas service sector activity continued to increase in April, albeit at a slower pace than in March, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey (TSSOS). Texas Manufacturing Activity Rebounds in April, says Dallas Fed Survey https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180430 Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:15:00 EST Texas factory activity rebounded strongly in April after posting slower growth in March, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey. Dallas Fed Trimmed Mean PCE 1.5 Percent for March https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/releases/2018/nr180430a Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:51:00 EST The Trimmed Mean PCE inflation rate for March was 1.5 percent at an annualized rate, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Eleventh District Beige Book https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/beige/2018/bb180418 Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:16:00 EST Economic activity grew moderately, with a rebound in retail sales and an acceleration in financial and nonfinancial services activity. Robust expansion in the energy industry continued, while growth in manufacturing eased somewhat.