(FOX BUSINESS) The U.S. added 151,000 jobs in January, weaker than expected and additional fuel for concerns the U.S. economy is slowing down.

There were silver linings to be found in the clouds, however, as wages and worker participation rose.

The headline unemployment rate was 4.9%, the lowest in eight year. Analysts had predicted the economy would generate 190,000 new jobs and that the unemployment rate would hold steady at 5%.

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