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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
Jun 14, 2018
Actual
218K
Forecast
223K
Previous
222K
Initial Jobless Claims measures the number of people who filed for unemployment insurance for the first time during the past week. This is the most timely U.S. economic data, but the market impact varies from week to week.
A reading that is higher than forecast is generally negative (bearish) for the USD, while a lower than forecast reading is generally supportive (bullish) for the USD.
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Source: Department of Labor
U.S. Initial Jobless Claims
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Jun 21, 2018 13:30   220K 218K
Jun 14, 2018 13:30 218K 223K 222K
Jun 07, 2018 13:30 222K 223K 223K
May 31, 2018 13:30 221K 234K 234K
May 24, 2018 13:30 234K 220K 223K
May 17, 2018 13:30 222K 215K 211K

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Bob Carolgees
Bob Carolgees Jan 14, 2016 13:28
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the text for this release needs altering (still) it reads as bullish whatever happens, I think most people now what the correct statement is but why have anything at all if you are going to leave it incorrect for so long?
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