By the Numbers: July 12, 2019
JULY 11, 2019
Hires Decreased in May. The Numbers: The number of hires decreased by 266,000 in May. Most of this decrease, 262,000, was within private industry. Jobs growth was essentially flat, only decreasing by 49,000 from April. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Top Execs Moderately Pessimistic in Q2.