- The July jobs numbers are in. Headline unemployment ticks down to its lowest level since 2008, even as payrolls come in light.
- Labor force participation rate is 63.4%.
- Average workweek is slightly lower to 34.4 hours.
- Average hourly earnings fall $0.02 to $23.98, up 1.9% Y/Y.
- U-6 unemployment falls to 14% from 14.3% in June.
Payrolls miss, unemployment rate ticks lower
Aug 2 2013, 08:46 ET