Economic Reports Jobless Claims

  • Initial jobless claims up to 269K

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports initial jobless claims data showing 3,000 new claims bringing the total to 269,000.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 4- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but the trend continued to point to a healthy labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 269,000 for the week ended July 30, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Claims for the prior week were...

  • *Weekly jobless claims increase 14,000. WASHINGTON, July 28- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, but the underlying trend continued to point to sustained labor market strength. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 266,000 for the week ended July 23,...

  • Leave trade imbalance alone: Dennis Gartman

    Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter says he gauges the health of the U.S. economy by looking at the import/export numbers.

  • Weekly jobless claims up 14K to 266,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and June read on trade.

  • WASHINGTON, July 28- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, but the underlying trend continued to point to sustained labor market strength. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 266,000 for the week ended July 23, the Labor Department said on Thursday.

  • *Weekly jobless claims fall 1,000. WASHINGTON, July 21- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labor market continues to gather momentum. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits slipped 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 253,000 for the week ended July 16, the lowest reading...

  • US 10- YEAR NOTE, 30- YEAR TREASURY BOND YIELDS EDGE HIGHER AFTER FALL IN U.S.

  • Jobless claims drop 1,000 to 253,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and the July read on Philly Fed.

  • WASHINGTON, July 21- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labor market continues to gather momentum. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits slipped 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 253,000 for the week ended July 16, the lowest reading since April, the Labor Department...

  • *Weekly jobless claims unchanged at 254,000. WASHINGTON, July 14- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly held at lower levels last week, pointing to further momentum in the labor market after job growth surged in June. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 254,000 for the week...

  • Jobless claims 254,000, PPI UP 0.5 percent

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and producer prices.

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly held at lower levels last week, pointing to further momentum in the labor market after job growth surged in June. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 254,000 for the week ended July 9, the Labor Department said on...

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- U.S. private payrolls increased more than expected in June as small businesses ramped up hiring, and fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, suggesting a rebound in job growth after May's paltry gains. Thursday's reports underscored the economy's strength and supported views that the United States would weather the...

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- U.S. private payrolls increased more than expected in June and fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, suggesting a rebound in job growth after May's paltry gains. Thursday's reports underscored the economy's strength and supported views that the United States would weather the impact of last month's British...

  • Initial jobless claims drop 16,000

    CNCB's Rick Santelli reports on initial jobless claims ahead of jobs Friday.

  • Jobs Friday preview

    Initial jobless claims are down 16,000 as traders look to tomorrow's jobs data, with Stu Hoffman, PNC chief economist.

  • Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 16,000 to a seasonally adjusted 254,000 for the week ended July 2, the Labor Department said on Thursday. A Labor Department analyst said there were no special factors influencing last week's claims data. However, claims for Hawaii, Kansas, Nebraska, Puerto Rico, Virginia and Wyoming were estimated...

  • WASHINGTON, June 30- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained below a level associated with a healthy labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 268,000 for the week ended June 25, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Although economists believe job...

  • Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 268,000 for the week ended June 25, the Labor Department said on Thursday. A Labor Department analyst said there were no special factors influencing last week's claims data and only claims for Georgia had been estimated. Although economists believe job growth picked...