Data Round-Up: UI Claims Remain Extremely Healthy

posted by Michael Lewis on November 08, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: UI claim rail traffic data

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In the latest week, initial UI claims were again little changed at 214K; the four-week average also held at 214K. Continuing claims continue to drift down toward 1.6 mm. Both readings are at or near cycle-lows.


FMI’s review of today’s Weekly Initial UI Claims & Rail Traffic data.

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