US weekly jobless claims total 260000, vs 265000 expected - ClickLancashire

With the more closely watched monthly jobs report looming, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits fell by more than expected in the week ended September 30th. Initial jobless claims ...

Jobless Claims Fall More than Expected as Hurricane Impact Fades - People's Pundit Daily

The Labor Department said initial jobless claims fell 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 260,000 for the week ending September 30, as hurricane impact fades. Economists had forecast claims to come in between 260,000 to 300,000, with the median forecast of ...

US jobless claims fall; rise in exports helps narrow trade deficit - Reuters.com

Job seekers listen to a recruiter at the Colorado Hospital Association job fair in Denver, Colorado, U.S., October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected ...

US initial jobless claims drop more than expected - DIGITALLOOK

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, with hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria impacting the data, according to the Labor Department. US initial jobless claims decreased by 12,000 from the previous ...

UPDATE: Jobless claims drop 12000 to 260000 as disruptions from hurricanes ease - Morningstar.com

The numbers: Initial jobless claims, a tool to measure U.S. layoffs, fell by 12,000 to 260,000 at the end of September. Economists polled by MarketWatch had forecast claims to total 265,000 in the week ended Sept. 30.

US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected To 260000 - London South East (blog)

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) - With the more closely watched monthly jobs report looming, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing first-time claims for US unemployment benefits fell by more than expected in the week ended ...

Jobless claims plunge to 260000 to end September - Washington Examiner

New applications for unemployment benefits plunged to 260,000 in the last week of September, the Department of Labor reported Thursday. The 12,000 drop in jobless claims was even bigger than forecasters expected, as the economy appeared to regain its ...

US Jobless Claims Fell Last Week - Fox Business

WASHINGTON – The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell in late September, though recent hurricanes continued to disrupt economic activity in several regions. Continue Reading Below. Initial jobless claims, a proxy ...

Gold Edges Down As US Weekly Jobless Claims Decline By 12000 - Kitco News

(Kitco News) - U.S. initial weekly jobless claims dropped by 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 260,000 in the week to Saturday, the Labor Department said. The total was better than expected. Market consensus called for initial claims to decrease to ...

Jobless claims drop 12000 to 260000 last week - mySanAntonio.com

In this Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, photo, people head to at a job fair at Dolphin Mall in Sweetwater, Fla. The shopping center hosted a job fair in preparation for the approaching busy holiday retail season. On Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, the Labor Department ...

US Jobless Claims Fall 12000 to 260000 - Bloomberg

U.S. filings for unemployment benefits fell last week as the impact of hurricanes Harvey and Irma faded in several states, Labor Department figures showed Thursday. Highlights of Jobless Claims (Week Ended Sept. 30). Initial claims fell by 12k to 260k ...