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July Jobs Report – Another Strong Report



The July jobs report came out on Friday, August 4, 2016, the report showed a second month of strong gains. The Department of Labor reported that 255,000 jobs were added in July, significantly beating expectations. The unemployment rate remained steady at 4.9% and average hourly earnings and average…

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June Jobs Report – A Massive Rebound



The June jobs report came out Friday, July 8, 2016. The report showed a significant rebound in jobs added in June. According to the Labor Department, 287,000 new jobs were added in June and the unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.9%. The rise in the unemployment rate is a good sign; it likely…

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