Jobless Claims Rise 4,000 to 277,000

Sanchez, Humberto
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/10/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32317, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in first-time applications for seasonally adjusted state unemployment from 4,000 to 277,000 in the United States in the week ended February 4, 2006. The four-week moving average was 276,500, a decline of 7,750 from the week ended January 28, 2006. The seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate in the week ending January 28 was 2.0 percent.


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