Texas Economic Update – April 2012

by CoyDavidson on April 4, 2012

Texas Employment Indexes at Post-Recession Highs

The Texas economy continued to grow, with employment expanding at a 2.8 percent annual rate in February. The energy sector remained strong in March. Exports increased slightly in January and were up 6 percent from last year. Existing home sales rose in February, but other housing indicators showed weakness. The employment indexes for both the Manufacturing and Services sectors are at post-recession highs.

Texas Economic Indicators – April 2012

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