March 31, 2021

U.S. Companies Add Most Jobs Since September, ADP Data Show-Bloomberg

U.S. private employers in March added the most jobs in six months, signaling that a pickup in Covid-19 vaccinations and business reopenings are encouraging hiring. Company payrolls increased by 517,000 during the month and February was revised up to a 176,000 gain, according to ADP Research Institute data released Wednesday. The median projection in a Bloomberg survey of economists called for an increase of 550,000. Bloomberg, 03/31/2021