Unemployment Goes Back Up In June 2017*
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate has increased once again to 4.4% in June from 4.3% in May.
Job Openings: [222,000]
Jobs openings hit a strong decline to 222,000 jobs in June from 259,000 in May displaying a backtrack for job growth in the U.S.
Hire Rate [3.5%] & Quit Rate [2.0%]
The hire rate (3.5%) has slightly declined from 3.6% in April and the quit rate has diminished to (2.0%) during May.
* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov