U.S. Markets open in 1 hr 16 mins

Why Soft March Payrolls Aren’t a Weak Sign for the Economy

Ricky Cove
Why Soft March Payrolls Aren’t a Weak Sign for the Economy

The non-farm payrolls for March rose by 103,000, which was below the consensus expectation of 193,000 jobs being added and way below the February number of 326,000 jobs. The unemployment rate for March remained unchanged at 4.1%.