U.S. Private Sector Adds 253K Jobs in May

According to payroll processor ADP, the U.S. private sector added 253K jobs in May, beating expectations of 185K.

Friday morning the Labor Department will release its more comprehensive report including both public & private sector employment statistics. Economists put 180K new jobs as the benchmark for May.Read More

Private Sector Adds 298,000 Jobs In February

According to ADP, 298K jobs were added in February, crushing the expected 189K. February’s report comes on the heels of very strong revised numbers for January, further solidifying the notion that the Trump Administration inherited a stout labor market. Read More

2017 Jobs Market Starts with a Bang!

U.S. business added 246K new jobs in January, shattering economists’ expectations of 168K. Due to the large discrepancy in expected job growth, Friday’s private sector jobs expectations now lie in a wide range of 140K – 190k. Read More

Expectation for First FOMC Meeting of 2017

On the heels of Decembers rate hike, expectations for the first Trump Era Federal Reserve meeting is to leave rates unchanged. With steady economic growth and a strong labor market, both prime conditions for additional rate hikes, Yellen has hinted at a short-term holding pattern until the Trump Administration paints a clearer picture of its forthcoming fiscal policies surrounding tax reforms and budgetary policies.Read More