• Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease to 218,000

    5 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    The DOL reported :
    In the week ending June 9, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 218,000, a decrease of 4,000 from the previous week's unrevised level of 222,000. The 4-week moving average was 224,250, a decrease of 1,250 from the previous week's unrevised average of 225,500.
    emphasis added The previous week was unrevised.
    The following graph shows the 4-week moving average of weekly claims since 1971.
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