U.S. companies added 170,000 workers, ADP said

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Companies added 170,000 workers in January, according to data from ADP Employer Services, said Bloomberg.

Median projections from analysts called for 182,000 new jobs. ADP’s initial figures for December showed an increase of 325,000, while the Labor Department’s figures show an increase of 212,000.

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