January Job Growth Disappoints, But Unemployment Drops
By Chris Arnold • Feb 8, 2014
Originally published on February 8, 2014 11:05 am
The U.S. added just 113,000 jobs in January, instead of the 180,000 analysts had predicted. Despite the anemic gains, the unemployment rate inched down to 6.6 percent, the lowest level since October 2008.