The U.S. added 263,000 jobs in November, according to a Dec. 2 report from Forbes. This was higher than the 200,000 jobs that were projected.
Here are four more key labor market updates from November:
1. Unemployment is cooling down, as November had a stronger-than-expected month for jobs.
2. The unemployment rate remained flat, at 3.7 percent.
3. The number of unemployed people nationwide sat at 6 million.
4. The NASDAQ fell 2.2 percent, with the Dow Jones slipping 1.1 percent, in the wake of the report.