Seeking Alpha

Australia's jobless rate rose for a second month, to 5.2% in June from 5.1% in May. The number...

Australia's jobless rate rose for a second month, to 5.2% in June from 5.1% in May. The number of people employed fell by 27K, led by essentially erasing a revised 27,800 job gain in May. Aussie dollar -0.8% to $1.0168. ASX 200 index -0.7%.
From other sites
Comments (2)
  • faustius
    , contributor
    Comments (483) | Send Message
     
    ...and I'm helping outsource jobs out of Australia, into the U.S. of all places. Their commodity industry is absolutely shredding the rest of the Australian economy.
    12 Jul 2012, 04:26 AM Reply Like
  • marilyn61
    , contributor
    Comments (173) | Send Message
     
    The decrease was largely driven by a drop in full-time employment. Part-time jobs increased by more than 6,000
    Australia's unemployment rate still remains lower than most wealthy countries.
    12 Jul 2012, 04:44 AM Reply Like
DJIA (DIA) S&P 500 (SPY)
ETF Hub
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs