U.S. added 158,000 jobs

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U.S. businesses added 158,000 jobs in October, according to payroll provider ADP.

ADP said it saw growth in construction, transportation and utilities, financial activities, and services. Manufacturing was the only sector that lost jobs.

ADP says the job gains accelerated from September, when revised figures showed a gain of 114,000 jobs.

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