Data Round-Up: UI Claims Remain Sturdy, Rail Freight Trend Continues to Improve

posted by Michael Lewis on January 12, 2017

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After plummeting in the previous week, initial claims rose +12K to a still-very-low 247K in the latest week. Results are still being roiled by usual holiday/end-of-year issues; such distortions often continue until after MLK Day next week.


FMI’s review of the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results

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