Job cuts tally
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.