Job cuts tally

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - BUSINESS -

The num­ber of lay­offs an­nounced by com­pa­nies this year is run­ning be­hind the pace at this time last year.

Em­ploy­ers dis­closed plans to elim­i­nate 391,288 jobs through the first eight months of this year. That’s down 10 per­cent from the same pe­riod in 2015. Did the trend con­tinue in Septem­ber? Find out to­day, when out­place­ment firm Chal­lenger, Gray & Christ­mas re­ports its lat­est monthly tally of planned U.S. cor­po­rate lay­offs.

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