Jobless Claims Drop 11,000 to 315,000

Ackerman, Andrew
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32370, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase of state unemployment benefits from 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 315,000 in the week ended April 22, 2006 in the U.S. The applications for benefits was above the 305,000 claims level forecasted by IFR Markets compared with 303,000. The four-week moving average was 308,500, an increase of 2,750 from the revised average which was 304,000.


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