The State Of The American Labor Market In 20 Slides

The BLS reported monthly job growth of +126K Friday morning.  Unsurprisingly, given the disappointment most other economic indicators have given over the past few months, the +126K was well below expectations of +250K.

Here's a look at the American labor market picture in 20 slides.

Overall, there's a strong case to be made that the acceleration period is over (i.e. peak growth is over).
Month over Month Job Growth
First, here's a look at the month over month picture.  The baseline . . .


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