Data & Dialogue About the Economy
The Stat Pack is a business and economic news website co-published by HighTower Las Vegas Managing Director Mike PeQueen and RCG Economics Principal John Restrepo. It tracks key metrics and trends relevant to decision makers, offers analysis and commentary on financial and economic issues and events, and highlights the latest data-driven findings from the best sources. Combining stats, charts and graphs with succinct analysis and curated at-a-glance content, we hope The Stat Pack - and our weekly Fact Pact email blast – will both inform and entertain you.
Did you know that Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts are more Asian than American in terms of their revenue? And did you know that among the MGM properties, Bellagio produces more than four times the revenue of the Monte Carlo or New York New York? This is the kind of data we live for [...]
Whenever a breathless headline about Nevada’s U-3 or “headline” unemployment rate breaks, the RCG Economics team takes a deep breath and digs a little deeper. The U-3 jobless rate is the one most commonly reported by the news media. It represents the total unemployed persons as a percent of the civilian labor force. In Nevada [...]
This month’s Northern Nevada metrics show mostly positive trends, with a couple of exceptions. Click through for all the latest charts and numbers.