US jobs figures cast doubt over further stimulus

US jobs figures cast doubt over further stimulus
 

BETTER than expected job figures from America have boosted Wall Street, but cast a shadow over UK and European markets worried that it will accelerate the scaling back of key economic stimulus Stateside.
US employers added 175,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, the US labour department said – outstripping expectations for 149,000 new jobs after 129,000 positions had been created in January.
“This bodes well for the economy since there were massive headwinds against it and there had been some data before this indicating that it wouldn’t be so strong,” Adam Sarhan, chief executive at... read more

 
8 March 2014 in Business, Views: 40
Source: Scotsman
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30