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The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and hospitality

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The leisure and hospitality sector was the only major industry to see a six-digit job gain between March and April.
The US added just 266,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in April, according to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This increase was far below the 1-million job gains economists expected to see. BLS wrote in the report that the leisure and hospitality sector saw 331,000 jobs added in April "as pandemic-related restrictions continued to ease in many parts of the country."
Employment gains across sectors were not as spread out as they were...
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The April jobs report shocks as 266,000 payroll additions badly miss the forecast of 1 million

The April jobs report shocks as 266,000 payroll additions badly miss the forecast of 1 million

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US labor market's recovery slowed considerably in April as continued reopening butted heads with hiring difficulties.
The country's count of nonfarm payrolls grew by 266,000 last month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced on Friday. The median estimate from economists surveyed by Bloomberg was for a 1 million-payroll gain. The April jump marks a fourth consecutive month of payroll increases, but the smallest since September.
Businesses across the manufacturing and service sectors reported difficulties in finding workers throughout April. While experts have...
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US hiring slowed to 266,000 added jobs in April, much worse than 1 million expected

US hiring slowed to 266,000 added jobs in April, much worse than 1 million expected

1 month ago   |   By ABC

U.S. hiring slowed to 266,000 added jobs in April, after the nation added 916,000 in March.
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U.S. Added Just 266,000 Jobs Last Month-Far Worse Than Expected As 9.8 Million Americans Remain Unemployed

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

The unemployment rate ticked up to 6.1% in April, according to the Labor Department's monthly jobs report.
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Big US job gain expected, if employers found enough workers

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Economists have forecast that the nation added 975,000 jobs last month, according to a survey by FactSet, after adding 916,000 in March, and that the unemployment rate slipped from 6% to 5.8%.
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Jobs report expected to show US added 1 million jobs in April

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Economists have forecast that the nation added 975,000 jobs last month after adding 916,000 in March.
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