U.S. Job Growth Slows Unexpectedly to 145,000
“We had relatively strong and steady job growth over the year despite a number of headwinds," an economist says.
U.S. Job Growth Shatters November Forecasts
The 266,000 jobs gain shows the labor market "is continuing to provide the key foundation for the U.S. economy.”
U.S. Employers Add 304,000 Jobs in January
The unexpectedly large gain suggests employers "have not let up one bit on their hiring in response to risks out there in the world economy."
U.S. Job Growth Slows to 155,000 in November
The unemployment rate remained at 3.7% and wages rose 3.1% on an annual basis, indicating continuing strength in the labor market.
Job Gains Top 200,000 for 2nd Straight Month
U.S. job growth in June easily beat economists' expectations despite signs the economy is at or near full employment.
U.S. Employers Add 313,000 Jobs in February
“We were able to create enough new jobs to accommodate new seekers and keep the unemployment rate steady," an economist says of the strong jobs report.
Job Growth Gets Back on Track After Hurricanes
The U.S. labor market added 261,000 jobs in October but "The big question is whether continued growth will translate into higher wages or not.”
U.S. Job Growth Slows to 156,000 in August
But unemployment remains just shy of a 16-year low and economists believe last month's job numbers may only be a temporary blip.
U.S. Employers Add 209,000 Jobs in July
Another month of robust employment growth suggests "the U.S. economy is still growing at a strong pace."
Modest Jobs Gain Not Seen Deterring Rate Hike
Employers added 138,000 jobs in May, well below expectations but "not enough to derail the Fed at all."
Job Market Bounces Back With 211,000 Gain
“The American job machine returned to form in April,” an economist says as unemployment drops to its lowest level since May 2007.