U.S. adds 75,000 jobs in May, unemployment flat at 3.6%
Friday, 7 June 2019 19:52 WIB | ECONOMY |Ekonomi ASUnemploymentNon-Farm Employment

The U.S. created just 75,000 new jobs in May and employment gains in the prior two months were scaled back, offering more evidence that the economy is slowing.

The unemployment rate was flat at 3.6%. The increase in new jobs was way below the 185,000 MarketWatch forecast. The average wage paid to American workers rose 6 cents, or 0.2%, to $27.83 an hour. Yet the 12-month rate of hourly wage gains slowed to 3.1% from 3.2%. Hours worked each week was unchanged at 34.4.

The government revised the increase in new jobs in April down to 224,000 from a preliminary 263,000. March's gain was cut to 153,000 from 189,000.

Source : MarketWatch

RELATED NEWS

U.S. Shed 701,000 Jobs in March in Foretaste of Worse to Come
Friday, 3 April 2020 19:48 WIB

The U.S. economy shed 701,000 jobs in the month to mid-March, the government said in a monthly labor market report that largely predates any impact from the Covid-19 pandemic on the U.S. economy. The figures, normally the most eagerly-awaited data of the month in global financial markets, have alre...

U.S. Initial Jobless Claims Leap to Record 6.65 Million
Thursday, 2 April 2020 19:52 WIB

The number of Americans applying for initial unemployment benefits surged to a new record 6.65 million last week, the U.S. Labor Department said on Thursday, as the full impact of the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic on the labor market became apparent. The increase dwarfed the prior week™s ...

U.S. Factory Activity Contracts In March; Orders Tumble To 11-Year Low
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 21:30 WIB

U.S. manufacturing activity contracted less than expected in March, but disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic pushed new orders received by factories to an 11-year low, reinforcing economists' views that the economy was in recession. The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said on Wednes...

U.S. Private Sector Sheds 27,000 Jobs in March: ADP
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 19:43 WIB

The U.S. private sector shed 27,000 jobs in March, according to a report by payrolls processor ADP, before the worst of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the U.S. labor market was seen. Economists had expected the report to show a much larger loss of 150,000 jobs. February™s figure was re...

Consumer Confidence Sinks In March To A 32-Month Low
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 21:25 WIB

Consumers started to rapidly lose confidence in the economy in March as a deadly coronavirus spread, a new survey shows, and it™s likely to plunge a lot more in the month ahead as millions are thrown out of work and the U.S. sinks into recession. The closely followed index of consumer confidence ...

ANOTHER NEWS
Hong Kong stocks enjoy morning gains
Monday, 6 April 2020 11:26 WIB Hong Kong shares ended Monday morning more than one percent higher, with traders cheered by news that fresh coronavirus infection numbers were slipping in some of the world's worst hit countries. The Hang Seng Index added 1.11 percent, or 257.10...

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.