Yahoo Finance is tracking the performance of the economy under President Donald Trump, compared with six prior presidents going back to Jimmy Carter. We’ve chosen six key economic indicators that directly affect the well-being of ordinary Americans, with data provided by Moody's Analytics. Know more about our methodology, and click on the article below to read the latest update.View raw data.
Since the markets don’t need destabilizing signals from Washington right now, this week’s Trump-o-meter reads FAILING, our second-worst reading.
An overhyped meeting with President Xi of China on November 30 is unlikely to produce trade breakthroughs investors are hoping for.
Trump’s grade rose one notch in our monthly assessment, largely because workers’ earnings improved in the latest data.
If jobs and the economy were the only issues, Republicans would dominate in the upcoming midterm elections.