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News stories about Jobs report

Jan 4, 2019  9:30 ET
U.S. employment surges in December
December’s huge declines in the stock market rattled confidence in the U.S. economy and raised recession fears, but an especially strong federal jobs report released Friday bodes well for the mortga...
Dec 7, 2018  9:45 ET
Job growth slows in November
November’s jobs report fell short of October's job-growth mark and was below average for the year, but wages were up and the unemployment rate remained at a near 50-year low. The U.S. eco...
Nov 2, 2018  10:10 ET
U.S. records strong jobs gains in October
The latest U.S. jobs report bodes well for a flagging residential real estate market. The economy added 250,000 jobs in October and the unemployment rate held steady, hovering near a 50-year low at ...
Aug 3, 2018  11:00 ET
U.S. unemployment hovers near 18-year low
The U.S. added 157,000 jobs in July, and the unemployment rate fell below the 4 percent mark for just the third time in nearly 18 years.  The unemployment rate dropped to 3.9 percent fro...
Apr 6, 2018  14:45 ET
Employment growth in March slows sharply
The U.S. unemployment rate remained flat once again this past March as the rate of 4.1 percent was unchanged for a sixth straight month, according to figures released Friday by the U.S. Dep...
Sep 1, 2017  12:00 ET
U.S. August jobs report is ‘humdrum’
The U.S. economy created 156,000 jobs in August, well below the 200,000 mark many analysts expected, while employment-growth figures for June and July were revised downward by a total of 41,...
Jul 10, 2017  13:25 ET
Blog: June's jobs report could lock in Fed's path
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before Congress this week, but most analysts have already penciled in what the central bank has in store for the rest of 2017. Last week’s strong jobs rep...
Mar 10, 2017  10:45 ET
Strong jobs report makes Fed rate hike a near lock
The U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs in February, and wages rose, the U.S. Department of Labor reported. Two consecutive months of solid job gains nearly assures that the Federal Reserve will hike i...
Feb 3, 2017  11:00 ET
U.S. adds 227K jobs
In a strong beginning for the Trump administration, the U.S. economy added 227,000 jobs in January, the U.S. Department of Labor reported. With optimism running high since the election,...
Jan 6, 2017  11:10 ET
U.S. adds 156K jobs in December
The U.S. economy added 156,000 jobs in December and the unemployment rate held steady at 4.7 percent, but wages rose solidly, the Department of Labor reported. Job growth in December did...
Nov 4, 2016  10:05 ET
The U.S. adds 161K jobs in October
The U.S. added 161,000 jobs in October and wages jumped up at the fastest rate since 2009, the U.S. Department of Labor reported. Hourly wages increased by 10 cents to $25.92 after an 8 cent rise i...
Oct 7, 2016  11:00 ET
Job growth cools in September
The U.S. added 156,000 jobs in September, down from the strong growth in the summer and the unemployment rate edged up slightly to 5 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Analysts call...
Aug 5, 2016  10:50 ET
U.S. adds 255K jobs in July
The U.S. economy added 255,000 jobs in July and wages jumped up, the U.S. Department of Labor reported on Friday. The strong report, which also upwardly revised the job additions during a strong Ju...
May 6, 2016  12:10 ET
U.S. adds a weaker-than-expected 160K jobs in April
The U.S. economy added a lower-than-expected 160,000 jobs in April, the U.S. Department of Labor reported, a sign that the labor market could be cooling off.  Analysts were predicting a t...
Apr 1, 2016  10:20 ET
U.S. economy adds 215K jobs in March
The U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs in March, but unemployment ticked up marginally to 5 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. The retail, construction and health care indus...

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