There was a 163,000-gain in the number of jobs on private payrolls in July, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report.
That's down from an estimated 172,000 boost in June (a number revised slightly from ADP's previous report of a 176,000-increase for that month).
Originally published on Tue July 31, 2012 9:55 am
Two fresh economic indicators:
Originally published on Sun July 29, 2012 4:31 pm
No surprise: The economy grew only sluggishly in April, May and June. The U.S. Commerce Department says gross domestic product — the sum of all goods and services produced in the country — grew by just 1.5 percent in the second quarter.