Data Round-Up: Philly Fed Jobs Index Surges to 6-Year High; UI Claims Fall to Cycle-Low

posted by Michael Lewis on October 19, 2017

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Labor market results are picking up. Survey data and initial UI claims point to a solid rebound in October payroll jobs after the hurricanes blew the jobs count into the red for September.


FMI’s analyses of this morning’s October Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index and the latest Weekly UI Claims and Rail Traffic results.

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