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Economic Reports Jobless Claims

  • KPMG's Constance Hunter provides good set of 'evidence' rates will be lower:

    Constance Hunter, KPMG chief economist, provides her read on the health of the U.S. economy, and the likelihood of the Fed raising interest rates.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 3K to 247,000, PPI up 0.1% in June

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on jobs and producer prices. CNBC's Steve Liesman adds insight.

  • *Private payrolls increase 158,000 in June. WASHINGTON, July 6- U.S. private employers hired fewer workers than expected in June and applications for unemployment benefits last week increased for a third straight week, pointing to some loss of momentum in job growth as the labor market nears full employment. "The slowdown in hiring, in our view, is a function of the...

  • *Private payrolls increase 158,000 in June. WASHINGTON, July 6- U.S. private employers hired fewer workers than expected in June and applications for unemployment benefits last week increased for a third straight week, pointing to some loss of momentum in job growth as the labor market nears full employment. "The slowdown in hiring, in our view, is a function of the...

  • WASHINGTON, July 6- U.S. private employers hired fewer workers than expected in June and applications for unemployment benefits last week increased for a third straight week, suggesting some cooling in the labor market as it nears full employment. The report, jointly developed with Moody's Analytics, came ahead of the Labor Department's more comprehensive...

  • Initial jobless claims up 4K to 248,000

    CNBC Contributor Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, reports the latest read on the economy with weekly jobless claims and trade deficit.

  • A worker assembles a Nissan Altima mid-size vehicle at the company's North America manufacturing plant in Canton, Mississippi.

    Anemic real wage growth is a troubling sign for former U.S. Labor Secretary Seth Harris.

  • Lot of reaction to a little bit of noise in Europe: Randy Anderson of Griffin Capital

    Randy Anderson, Griffin Capital, weighs in on the latest data on U.S. economic growth and the selloff in European bonds.

  • Initial jobless claims up 2K to 244,000

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

  • *Initial claims rose by 3,000 last week. WASHINGTON, June 22- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits increased slightly last week, but remains at levels consistent with a tight labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 241,000 for the week ended June 17, the Labor Department said on...

  • Initial jobless claims up 3K to 241,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and the U.S. economy. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight.

  • Initial jobless claims down 8K to 237,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment, import prices, Philly Fed and Empire State Index. And CNBC's Steve Liesman add insight.

  • Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 245,000 for the week ended June 3, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Against this backdrop of high job openings, firms appear to be holding on to their workers, "said John Ryding, chief economist at RDQ Economics in New York. Claims surged by 20,000 in the prior week, with...

  • WASHINGTON, June 8- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, unwinding half of the prior period's jump and suggesting the labor market was tightening despite a recent slowdown in job growth. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 245,000 for the week ended June 3, the Labor...

  • Initial jobless claims down 10K to 245,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest jobs numbers and its impact on the markets. And Jim Iuori, TJM Institutional Services, adds perspective.

  • Initial jobless claims up 13K to 248,00

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, sifts through the latest numbers on unemployment and its impact on the 10-year Treasury and U.S. dollar.

  • WASHINGTON, May 25- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose slightly last week and the four-week moving average of claims hit a 44- year low, suggesting a further tightening of the labor market that could encourage the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. "Businesses are wisely hoarding labor and not laying off workers...

  • *Weekly jobless claims increase 1,000. WASHINGTON, May 25- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week and the four-week moving average of claims fell to a 44- year low, suggesting further tightening in the labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted...

  • NEW YORK, May 25- U.S. Treasury yields held at lower levels on Thursday as the latest domestic data on first-time filings for jobless benefits and advance goods balance didn't change traders' view on a moderate rebound in U.S. economic growth in the second quarter. At 8:35 a.m., benchmark 10- year government note yield was 2.257 percent, down 0.9 basis point from...

  • Initial  jobless claims up 1,000 to 234,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on unemployment and trade deficit.