finance and accounting, information technology and legal personnel through its Resources Global Professionals subsidiary said its U.S. revenue was $134.4 million, down 11.0% year-over-year. International
, its earnings of 94 cents per diluted share beat analysts' estimate of 82 cents.
"Operations like Elan [its European information technology staffing brand], Germany, and Italy performed extremely well
, engineering, and healthcare staffing operations. Gross margin was 32.6%, an increase from 29% in the same period last year.
Revenue in the company's North American information technology services division
, and Wanted Technologies predicted a loss of 224,000 jobs.
The U.S. unemployment rate did hit double digits in October -- increasing to 10.2% from 9.8% in September.
Manufacturing employment fell by 61
's job loss was more than expected. Wanted Technologies earlier this week estimated a loss of only 167,000 jobs, and The Los Angeles Times reported analysts had expected a drop of between 170,000 to 190