Private sector employers added 139,000 jobs in February, according to payroll giant ADP, with the cold winter weather sapping the hiring numbers.

ADP revised downward its January hiring figures, from 175,000 to just 118,000, in part as a reflection of the official figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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