Jobless claims hit lowest level in 2 months

Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 202,000 for the week ended March 30, the lowest level since early December. likely increased by 180,000 jobs.

Jobless claims decreased by 12,000 to 215,000. The claims are now at the lowest level in 45 years, which underscore a persistent shortage of qualified workers that has made employers reluctant to fire staff. Applications for jobless benefits below the 300,000 tally are typically considered consistent with a healthy labor market.

The four-week average, a less- volatile measure, was the lowest in four decades.Claims have stayed within a historically low range in the US jobless claims hover around lowest level in 4 decades.

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Weekly unemployment claims ticked up a tad recently, but their four-week moving average hit the lowest level in 15 years, according to the government. Claims in the week ended May 2 rose by 3,000..

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The four-week average of initial jobless claims rose by 3,000 to 278,750 in the seven days from Jan. 3 to Jan. 9, marking the highest level in six months. The monthly average bottomed out at a 42-year.

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The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level in more than nine months. who forecast 325,000 claims. “There were some storms in the second half of.

New US claims for jobless benefits continued to fall at the start of February, hitting their lowest level in three months, the Labor Department reported Thursday.

 · Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level in 49 Years John Carney 24 Jan 2019 The U.S. jobs market is sizzling. The number of people seeking jobless benefits dropped last week to the lowest level since November 1969, a sign the job market remains strong despite the partial government shutdown, now in its fifth week.

The drop defied the expectations of economists for claims to bounce back up to a still-low 265,000, according to a survey conducted by Bloomberg. Now, jobless claims are plumbing the lowest levels in.

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