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Private Survey: Companies Added a Solid 253K Jobs in May

by Associated Press 6/1/2017 3:05 pm

U.S. private businesses added a robust 253,000 jobs in May, a private survey found, a sign that employers expect economic growth to keep plowing ahead.

ADP: US Businesses Add 257K Jobs, Most in a Year

by Associated Press 1/6/2016 11:29 am

U.S. businesses stepped up hiring last month, led by solid gains in construction and retail, according to payroll processor ADP.

US Companies Add 166,000 Jobs in September

by Associated Press 10/2/2013 10:45 am

U.S. businesses added just 166,000 jobs in September, only slightly more than the previous two months. The lack of improvement in hiring could help persuade the Federal Reserve to delay scaling back its stimulus.

Private Survey Shows Steady Job Gains in February

by Associated Press 3/6/2013 10:07 am

A private survey shows U.S. businesses added a solid number of jobs in February, indicating higher taxes and looming government spending cuts have yet to slow hiring.

Survey: US Employers Add 215K Jobs in December

by Lance Turner 1/3/2013 8:23 am

A private survey shows U.S. businesses sharply increased hiring in December, helped by a surge of new construction jobs created to help rebuild from Superstorm Sandy.

ADP Survey: Hurricane Sandy Slows Hiring in November to 118,000

by Associated Press 12/5/2012 9:14 am

A private survey shows that U.S. businesses added fewer workers in November, mostly because Superstorm Sandy shut down factories, retail stores, and other companies.

Businesses Add 158,000 Jobs in October, Jobless Claims Fall to 363K

by Associated Press 11/1/2012 8:16 am

Payroll provider ADP says businesses added 158,000 jobs in October. And the Labor Department reports that weekly applications for unemployment benefits dropped 9,000 to a seasonally adjusted 363,000 last week, a level consistent with modest hiring.