Pittsburgh regional M&A update: Q4-2016

The preliminary unemployment rate in the Pittsburgh region was estimated at 5.2% for November 2016, above the November national rate of 4.6%. The Pittsburgh region unemployment rate had decreased 1.2% from 6.4% in the fourth quarter of 2016 (“Q4-2016”). (BLS.gov)

Q4-2016 showed positive performance for the broader US equity market, as the S&P, DJIA and NASDAQ closed up 3.3%, 7.9% and 1.3%, respectively, for the quarter.

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