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Payrolls rise 157,000, missing expectations, but overall picture still strong
| August 3, 201&
| Jeff Cox
Posted on 08/03/2018 7:19:18 AM PDT by FreedomNotSafety
Total nonfarm payrolls increased by 157,000 for the month, below the 190,000 expected in a Reuters survey of economists and the lowest gain since March.
A 33,000 miss this month but 59,000 gain for the previous two months.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: fake; news; trumpeconomy; unemployment
Headline is misleading. The previous two months job numbers were revised up
posted on 08/03/2018 7:21:48 AM PDT
by Be Free
(When guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns.)
Revised previous two months up by 59,000! Far offsetting the missed expectations.
To: Be Free
Ok so you have joined two discussions.
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