Data Round-Up: UI Claims Blip Up, Trend Remains Very Healthy

posted by Michael Lewis on May 12, 2016

Found in US, categorized in Macro

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Nothing to worry about (yet). In the latest week, initial UI claims surged +20K to 294K, the highest level in 14 months. Not good news, certainly, but not alarming.


FMI’s analysis of the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results as well as U.S. Dollar & Trade Prices.

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Mike Lewis founded Free Market Inc. (FMI) in 1982 as a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors.

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