USA Today (09/05/13) Paul Davidson
New data from payroll processor ADP indicate that businesses added 176,000 jobs last month. Economists had expected ADP to report 180,000 additional jobs. The study found that midsize businesses added 74,000 jobs; small firms added 71,000; and large firms added 32,000. Among industry sectors, professional and business services added 50,000 jobs, followed by trade, transportation, and utilities with 40,000.