157,000 Jobs Added In July; Unemployment Down To 3.9%

Getty Images
Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry

The U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in July, below expectations, as the job market cooled but remained strong amid a tightening labor market.

The unemployment rate fell to 3.9 from 4 percent in June, the Labor Department reported on Friday.


56 y. o. Geography Teacher Humiliates Power Companies

You won’t believe what just happened...This crazy 56 year-old geography teacher in Memphis, Tennessee believed he can change the energy world... and somehow he did it.


Estimates had been set at about 190,000 jobs in July.

Employers added 268,000 jobs in May and 248,000 in June.

“Job growth slowed a bit in July to 157,000, but that followed two straight months of very strong gains, and the job market is in great shape in the middle of 2018,” said Gus Faucher, chief economist at PNC.


read more at thehill.com

What Are Your Thoughts?


About Chuck Berry

Chuck comes from a lineage of journalism. He has written for some of the webs most popular news sites. He enjoys spending time outdoors, bull riding, and collecting old vinyl records. Roll Tide!