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  • Jobs Report: Private sector hiring slows as construction, manufacturing shed jobs

    Companies add fewest jobs in 18 months
    The pace of hiring slowed in March as employers fretted about a slowing economy. Companies hired 129,000 employees, the slowest pace in 18 months, according to a report today from ADP and Moody's Analytics. Goods-producing jobs, such as construction and manufacturing, contracted for the first time since December 2016.
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  • Jobs Report: Economic headwinds dampen job growth in February

    Private sector employment increased by 183,000 jobs
    In February, U.S. employment rates increased in nearly every sector, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. However, Moody’s Analytics Chief Economist Mark Zandi says both the economy and job growth have began to throttle backwards.
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  • ADP: Economy adds 227,000 jobs in October

    Construction jobs continue to rise
    U.S. employment rates climbed further, rising in every sector in October, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. ADP Research Institute Vice President and Co-Head Ahu Yildirmaz said despite a significant shortage in skilled talent, the labor market continues to grow.
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  • ADP: Employment increases 230,000 jobs in September

    Construction jobs are on the rise
    U.S. employment rates continue to climb, increasing in nearly every sector in September, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. ADP Research Institute Vice President and Co-Head Ahu Yildirmaz said the labor market continues to impress.
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  • Construction spending declines 0.1% in June

    The June figure is 6.1% above June 2017
    The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced Tuesday that construction spending during June 2018 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,317.2 billion, 1.1% below the revised May estimate of $1,332.2 billion.
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  • ADP: Employment increases 219,000 in July

    Construction jobs increase from last month
    U.S. employment rates continue to rise, increasing in almost every sector in July, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. ADP Research Institute Vice President and Co-Head Ahu Yildirmaz said the labor market is on a roll with no signs of a slowdown in sight.
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  • ADP: Employment increases 177,000 in June

    Construction jobs are steadily increasing
    As unemployment rates fall, the labor market is expected to reach full employment, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. But Moody Chief Economist of Analytics Mark Zandi believes that business’ number one problem is finding qualified workers, and as the rate of employment increases the problem will worsen.
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  • ADP: Construction industry leads March employment surge

    Jobs forecasted to increase 241,000
    As job gains continue in the construction industry, employment is expected to surge in March. And one expert explained the rebound in employment growth over the past few months is principally due to the goods sector, with ADP's report showing gains of 31,000 in construction.
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  • ADP: Job market threatening to overheat

    February set to gain 235,000 new jobs
    Employment is set to increase in February as the hot job market threatens to overheat, according to the ADP and Moody's Analytics National Employment Report. And with government spending increases and tax cuts, the report points out growth is set to accelerate.
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  • Employment surges in January lead by construction jobs increase

    Average hourly earnings increase at fastest pace since 2009
    Jobs increased in January, lead in part by gains in construction employment. But experts were especially interested in this month’s wage growth, which posted the highest annual increase since 2009. However, not everyone saw January’s wage growth as a positive sign.
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