Private Employers Added 158,000 Jobs in March; Lower than Expected

Private Employers Added 158,000 Jobs in March; Lower than ExpectedPrivate Sector Employers added 158,000 jobs in March as per ADP report. Market analysts were expecting better figures and the gain in March has been the lowest in last five months.

In its earlier forecast, ADP National Employment report was expecting a gain of 200,000 jobs in March. The revised figures for February show better gains at 237k instead of earlier report of 198k new jobs.

The current report points that the job market is improving in United States. The growth was slow in March but still market analysts are positive about the development.

After the jobs data Euro gained compared to USD. Analysts are worried about the forced budget cuts by the government, which could lead to less number of jobs in March.

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