Jobless claims fall by 12,000 filings

Initial filings for insurance fall by 12,000 to 545,000, but continuing claims grow. EMAIL. There were 545,000 initial jobless claims filed in the week ended Sept. 12, down 12,000 from a.

On Friday, the Labor Department will release a closely watched update to the nation’s employment situation. Stock markets had been wildly volatile in the month of August following the unprecedented.

The number of unemployment claims filed for the week ending Sept. 1 fell by 12,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. Meanwhile, the amount of jobless applications submitted by Americans fell to.

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American Job Market Still Strong As Unemployment Claims Drop By 12K Analysts expected jobless claims to fall by 4,000 to 240,000 last week. The four-week moving average was 240,500, down 500 from the previous week. The monthly average is seen as a more accurate.

US jobless claims fall 12,000 last week. New US claims for unemployment benefits fell as expected last week, a government report showed on Thursday, showing little sign of a pick-up in layoffs in the wake of a slump in business and consumer confidence. In a report, the U.S. Department of Labor said the number of individuals filing for initial.

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The number of people filing new jobless claims jumped by 19,000 to 348,000, according to a weekly report by the U.S. Department of Labor. California saw the largest jump in new claims. The four-week. Analysts expected jobless claims to fall by 4,000 to 240,000 last week. The four-week moving average was 240,500, down 500 from the previous week.

Advance claims are reported by the state liable for paying the unemployment compensation, whereas previous weeks reported claims reflect claimants by state of residence. In addition, claims reported as "workshare equivalent" in the previous week are added to the advance claims as a proxy for the current week’s "workshare equivalent" activity.

Jobless claims declined by 42,000 filings for the week ending April 6. "Improvement in continuing claims may be slowing. continuing claims did fall 12,000 in data for the March 30 week, but the.