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Friday's jobs miss could actually send stocks higher - CNBC

September 1, 2017 - 9:22am

CNBC

Friday's jobs miss could actually send stocks higher
CNBC
The Victory motorcycles assembly line at the Polaris Industries factory on Aug. 8, 2014, in Spirit Lake, Iowa. The U.S. economy created 156,000 jobs in August, falling short of the 180,000 number economists expected, while the unemployment rate edged ...

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Trump Is Failing on His Biggest Promise to Americans: Jobs - Newsweek

September 1, 2017 - 9:03am

Newsweek

Trump Is Failing on His Biggest Promise to Americans: Jobs
Newsweek
Donald Trump stood before supporters at Manhattan's Waldorf Astoria hotel in September and vowed, as he had done many times before, that he'd be the "greatest jobs president that God ever created" if elected to the Oval Office. "This is the most pro ...

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S&P 500 closes higher, posts weekly gain after jobs report - CNBC

September 1, 2017 - 8:54am

CNBC

S&P 500 closes higher, posts weekly gain after jobs report
CNBC
U.S. stocks traded closed on Friday as Wall Street assessed the likelihood of tighter monetary policy following a weaker-than-expected jobs report.

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States Focus On Middle-Skills Jobs Gap - U.S. News & World Report

September 1, 2017 - 8:51am

U.S. News & World Report

States Focus On Middle-Skills Jobs Gap
U.S. News & World Report
Kentucky and Colorado are spearheading the effort to help businesses thrive in the changing economy. (Mark Davis/Aqua-Hot). States Focus On Middle-Skills Jobs Gap. Share. ×. Share on Facebook · Post on Twitter · Post to Reddit. Email. Share in LinkedIn.

Don't be fooled by lower-than-expected August jobs growth - CNBC

September 1, 2017 - 8:16am

CNBC

Don't be fooled by lower-than-expected August jobs growth
CNBC
The 156,000 gain in August was on the soft side, but given a well-known bias in the Bureau of Labor Statistics' estimate for the month, this number will be revised up in coming months. Businesses' number one problem is quickly becoming a lack of ...

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Wall Street opens higher after jobs data; Dow above 22000 - Reuters

September 1, 2017 - 8:07am

Reuters

Wall Street opens higher after jobs data; Dow above 22000
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 31, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday, with the Dow hitting the 22,000 mark, after data showed job growth ...

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US economy creates fewer jobs than expected in August - Yahoo Finance

September 1, 2017 - 6:48am

Yahoo Finance

US economy creates fewer jobs than expected in August
Yahoo Finance
Volunteers at work on an American flag that will be on a Tournament of Roses Parade float in Pasadena, California December 29, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn. More. The August jobs report is out and it's a miss. The U.S. economy added 156,000 ...
US economy adds fewer jobs in August than expectedFox Business

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US hiring cools off with 156000 new jobs in August - Fox Business

September 1, 2017 - 6:47am

HousingWire

US hiring cools off with 156000 new jobs in August
Fox Business
U.S. hiring took a breather in August, as job gains of 156,000 fell short of expectations and wage growth continued to disappoint. Continue Reading Below. The labor market had appeared to pick up the pace with back-to-back months of more than 200,000 ...
Why weaker than expected jobs report is exactly what the market neededHousingWire

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US employment growth misses forecasts for August - BBC News

September 1, 2017 - 6:45am

BBC News

US employment growth misses forecasts for August
BBC News
The US economy added 156,000 jobs in August, less than the previous month and below expectations. Analysts had expected US non-farm payrolls to rise by between 175,000 and 185,000 last month. Data released by the US Department of Labor also ...

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Jobs report misses, unemployment rate climbs - Business Insider

September 1, 2017 - 6:40am

Business Insider

Jobs report misses, unemployment rate climbs
Business Insider
Job creation in the US slowed in August after a stronger start to the summer, and the unemployment rate ticked up from a 16-year low. A report Friday from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the US economy added 156,000 jobs in August, fewer ...
Economy added tepid 156000 jobs in AugustUSA TODAY
U.S. Economy Generated 156,000 Jobs In August, Short Of ... - NPRNPR
Don't be fooled by lower-than-expected August jobs growthCNBC
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US stock futures hold higher despite disappointing jobs data - CNBC

September 1, 2017 - 6:38am

CNBC

US stock futures hold higher despite disappointing jobs data
CNBC
U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday despite the release of a disappointing jobs report. Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 67 points, while S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures gained 7.25 points and 26.25 points, respectively. The U.S. economy ...
S&P 500, Dow Rise as Weaker Jobs Report Raises Questions About Fed's PlansTheStreet.com
US stocks open higher after August jobs dataMarketWatch

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US Economy Generated 156000 Jobs In August, Short Of Estimates - NPR

September 1, 2017 - 6:38am

NPR

US Economy Generated 156000 Jobs In August, Short Of Estimates
NPR
Updated at 11 a.m. ET. The U.S. economy created an estimated 156,000 jobs in August, falling slightly short of analysts' estimates, according to the Labor Department. The unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 4.4 percent; it had been at 4.3 ...
Don't be fooled by lower-than-expected August jobs growthCNBC
US slows to 156000 jobs, unemployment rate up to 4.4%Chicago Tribune
Jobs report misses, unemployment rate climbsMarkets Insider
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Economy added tepid 156000 jobs in August - USA TODAY

September 1, 2017 - 6:34am

USA TODAY

Economy added tepid 156000 jobs in August
USA TODAY
Hiring slowed in August as employers added 156,000 jobs, but many economists expected a pullback because of a history of late-summer measurement problems and the Federal Reserve is likely to shrug off the blip as it moves to wind down its stimulus.
Jobs report misses, unemployment rate climbsBusiness Insider
US Economy Generated 156000 Jobs In August, Short Of EstimatesNPR
Don't be fooled by lower-than-expected August jobs growthCNBC
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Stocks advance, dollar struggles ahead of US jobs data - Nasdaq

September 1, 2017 - 5:18am

Nasdaq

Stocks advance, dollar struggles ahead of US jobs data
Nasdaq
LONDON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Gains for Europe and Asia pushed world shares back towards record highs on Friday, while the dollar lost traction ahead of U.S. payrolls data. Euro zone stocks had been at risk of their second red week in a row but a 0.5 ...

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Jobs and Car Sales - 5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday - TheStreet.com

September 1, 2017 - 4:02am

TheStreet.com

Jobs and Car Sales - 5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday
TheStreet.com
U.S. stock futures are pointing higher on Friday, ahead of the U.S. jobs report for August. Joseph Woelfel. Follow. Sep 1, 2017 6:02 AM EDT. If you'd like to receive the free "5 Things" newsletter, please register here. Here are five things you must ...
Ending the 'Dreamers' Program Could Cost Hundreds of Thousands of JobsFortune
If Trump cuts DACA, 700000 jobs would be at risk. CEOs are not pleased.The Week Magazine

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Jobs report; NAFTA talks; Gas prices spike - CNNMoney

September 1, 2017 - 3:50am

CNNMoney

Jobs report; NAFTA talks; Gas prices spike
CNNMoney
1. Jobs report: The U.S. jobs report for August will be released by the Department of Labor at 8:30 ET on Friday. Economists are forecasting that employers added between 180,000 and 190,000 jobs during the month, down from 209,000 in July. Harvey has ...

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Stocks advance, dollar struggles ahead of US jobs data - Reuters

September 1, 2017 - 3:46am

Reuters

Stocks advance, dollar struggles ahead of US jobs data
Reuters
A worker shelters from the rain as he passes the London Stock Exchange in the City of London at lunchtime October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo. LONDON (Reuters) - Gains for Europe and Asia pushed world shares back towards record highs ...

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Robots will kill most retail jobs, and it's going to suck, pessimistic expert warns - Mashable

September 1, 2017 - 3:15am

Mashable

Robots will kill most retail jobs, and it's going to suck, pessimistic expert warns
Mashable
The decline of traditional retail has led to job losses across the country, and at least one expert says that's likely to be the new norm. “Retail is one industry in which employment is likely to vanish" as job-killing automation replaces more and more ...

Stocks, dollar advance ahead of US jobs data - Reuters

September 1, 2017 - 3:11am

Reuters

Stocks, dollar advance ahead of US jobs data
Reuters
A worker shelters from the rain as he passes the London Stock Exchange in the City of London at lunchtime October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo. LONDON (Reuters) - Gains for Europe and Asia pushed world shares back towards record highs ...

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