Friday, June 7, 2019

U.S. economy adds disappointing 75,000 jobs in May, unemployment rate holds at 3.6%

Yahoo Finance
Job growth slowed more-than-expected in May, while the unemployment rate held at a near 50-year low, according to the Department of Labor’s Friday report.

The U.S. economy added just 75,000 non-farm payrolls in May. This was below expectations for 175,000 non-farm payroll additions, based on Bloomberg-compiled estimates.. . . more