August Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Remains At Historic Low
02 September, 2017, 01:13
Brady's statement on Friday morning was a rare one from Republicans on the jobs report, as GOP lawmakers - who a year ago were quick to demand greater job creation from the Obama Administration - were mainly silent about the latest figures from the Trump Administration. Over the past year, average hourly earnings have risen by 65 cents, or 2.5%.
Friday's report, then, does not show a change in character for the US labor market, which still remains robust. The average hourly wage crept up only a few pennies to $26.39, but a drop in the length of the average work week means the average worker's weekly paycheck actually got slightly smaller. There are further potential pitfalls ahead, as Washington faces a showdown over the debt ceiling, a statutory limit on how much money the USA can borrow that can only be increased by Congress, which could rattle markets, and delay action by the Fed.
The August jobs report showed that roughly the same proportion of people last month as in July either had a job or were looking for one.
"A patient Fed combined with modest economic growth and strong earnings growth has been a recipe for solid stock returns, which we think will continue", says Kate Warne of Edward Jones.
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In August, construction employment rose by 28,000, after showing little change over the prior 5 months. Professional and business services saw the biggest gains in August, with payrolls in this sector rising by 40,000.
"The Fed has to be second-guessing December", said John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo. The labor force is growing at most by 100,000 per month, or half the growth in jobs. The unemployment rate rose to 4.4% from 4.3%.
Harvey's impact could show up in the September jobs report if many businesses in the region are still closed two weeks from now, when they collect this month's data. The participation rate has tumbled from 66% over the past decade, but some of that decline reflects an ageing United States population that is retiring and lowers the participation rate. The manufacturing sector, which lost more than 2 million jobs in the last recession, added 36,000 positions. Retailers hired just 800 workers.
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But down the street, at the QT, people fumed at what they will have to become accustomed to - prices over $2.44 a gallon. Low oil prices made it more profitable for refiners to turn oil into gasoline, and they created even more than needed.
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Prices would be higher if not for record refinery runs in 2017, said Matt Smith, director of commodity research at Clipperdata. The spread between Brent and U.S. crude hit its widest in more than two years on Tuesday, before rising slightly to $4.92.