February Employment Data Anticipated

Created: 03/07/2014 7:17 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) - A closely watched economic indicator will be revealed this morning when the Labor Department announces February employment data.
Anticipation is high because of two disappointing months blamed on a spate of severe winter weather.
Economists surveyed by FactSet predict 145,000 new jobs with no change in the 6.6 percent unemployment rate.

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