Lunch Report: ASX 200 Retreats As Employment Growth Misses Expectations

By Tom Piotrowski | More Articles by Tom Piotrowski

The ASX 200 has been under pressure on Thursday in line with weakness on Wall St. Banks are the main weight on the market, while Mining and energy stocks are the most improved against the weaker trend. February employment numbers were weaker than expected, although the unemployment rate fell due to fewer people looking for work.