Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 209,000 in July, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 4.3%, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Employment increased in food services and drinking places, professional and business services, and health care. Household Survey Data Both the unemployment rate, at 4.3%, and the number of unemployed persons, at 7.0 million, changed little in July. After declining earlier in the year, the unemployment rate has shown little movement in recent months.
Wedbush Securities, a non-bank Broker Dealer and Futures Commission Merchant, announces the transition of Tom Anderson and Tom Chlada, from Wedbush Securities to RCM Alternatives. This transition is intended to be part of a larger collaboration with RCM on several fronts meant to further solidify the firm’s relationship with the firm, which is one of the largest independent introducing brokers in the futures space, according to the Wedbush.
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 222,000 in June, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 4.4%, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on July 7. Employment increased in health care, social assistance, financial activities, and mining. Household Survey Data In June, the unemployment rate, at 4.4%, and the number of unemployed persons, at 7.0 million, were little changed.