Payroll growth slows in November as labor market tightens

Private payrolls grew by 179,000 in November, below Wall Street estimates of 195,000, according to ADP and Moody’s Analytics. The service sector added 163,000, led by professional and business services. Medium-size businesses were the biggest job creators. “This month’s report is free of significant weather effects and suggests slowing underlying job creation,” says Mark Zandi,…

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'Rip-roaring' job market adds another 241,000 in March: ADP/Moody's

Private companies added 241,000 positions in March as employment in construction and manufacturing surged, according to ADP and Moody’s Analytics. The report was well ahead of Wall Street estimates for 205,000 growth and marked the fifth straight month that private payroll growth topped 200,000. Service providers added 176,000 new jobs while goods-producing industries contributed 65,000….

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