U.S. Payrolls Jump by 204,000; Jobless Rate at 7.3%

Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Payrolls in the U.S. increased more than forecast in October, a sign that employers were optimistic the world’s biggest economy would weather the effects of the federal government shutdown. The addition of 204,000 workers followed a revised 163,000 gain in September that was larger than initially estimated, Labor Department figures showed today in Washington. The jobless rate rose to 7.3 percent from an almost five-year low. Peter Cook reports on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

U.S. Stocks Halt Five-Day Slide: Is the Selloff Over?
37:06 - Julian Emanuel, UBS equity and derivatives strategist, discusses the performance of U.S. stocks with Bloomberg's Betty Liu on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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