On Friday morning, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the much anticipated June jobs. It showed only 80,000 jobs were created in June and the unemployment rate was stable at 8.2 percent.
Private payrolls increased by 84,000 jobs while manufacturing jobs expanded by just 11,000.
There were at least some hints that boosted optimism in advance of this morning's jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Just yesterday, the ADP payroll data exceeded expectations, and we saw an encouraging dip in jobless ... Read Post
THE LAST jobs report is in from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The reports shows 171,000 jobs were created. Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 171,000 in October, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 7.... Read Post
The U.S. economy created just 80,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate held steady at 8.2 percent, reflecting continued slow growth in the economy. The Bureau of Labor Statistics said private payrolls increased 84,000, while th... Read Post