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The U.S. economy added 339,000 jobs in May, once again beating expectations
The unemployment rate was at 3.7% against the estimate of 3.5%, just above the lowest level since 1969. The U.S. economy continued to crank out jobs in May, with nonfarm payrolls surging more than expected despite multiple headwinds, the Labor Department reported Friday. Payrolls in the public and …
Stock market today: Wall Street up ahead of May jobs report and chance for a rate hike pause
Wall Street pointed higher Friday ahead of a U.S. jobs market update, one day after U.S. lawmakers approved a deal to avert a government debt default. Futures for the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.5% before the bell. Late Thursday, the Senate gave final approval to an agreement …
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