Posts Tagged ‘Job Report’

A Stellar Jobs Report, Almost

The May employment report is very very good. In fact, it’s nearly perfect.

According to the report, the economy added 223,000 jobs in May. This was more than the 190,000 that economists and Wall Street analysts had been expecting. May marked the 92nd consecutive month of job…

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It Was Another Lousy Month for Job Creation

Just when economists were getting optimistic about the relatively robust U.S. economy, out come the September jobs numbers to bring the mood down.

According to the government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, the economy added just 142,000 in September. This follows August’s lousy 136,000 reading — and…

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