TITLE

Jobless Claims Rise 14,000 to 315,000

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/4/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32438, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the U.S. Labor Department data which showed that first-time applications for state unemployment benefits have increased 14,000 to 315,000 in the week ended July 29, 2006. The seasonally adjusted figure was above the 310,000 level predicted by the IFR Markets. The four-week moving average was 313, 750.
ACCESSION #
21973132

 

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