ADP Says Companies in U.S. Added 188,000 Workers in June

Companies in the U.S. boosted employment by 188,000 workers in June, figures from the Roseland, New Jersey-based ADP Research Institute showed today.

The median forecast of 38 economists surveyed by Bloomberg called for an advance of 160,000. Estimates ranged from gains of 100,000 to 196,000.

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