Job Growth Losing Momentum
A gain of only 142,000 new jobs in September on top of a soft reading of 136,000 in August provides more evidence that the US economy is experiencing a slowdown in job growth.
- Moderate growth path of U.S. economy in first half of 2015 is likely to continue for remainder of the year
- U.S. economy on moderate growth - but downside risks from global developments and weak investment activity remain
- Job Growth Still Steady
- Second quarter GDP disappoints, but second half of 2015 will be better