The consensus was on 216K. The previous publication was 209K.
This statistic accounts for the number of new jobless claims in the United States over the past week. This indicator allows us to know the general climate of American employment and to detect a recovery or not in the labor market.
Seth Statnick was born and raised in California but moved east when he was 25. Apart from running his own consulting firm. Seth spends his time rowing. As a financial journalist Seth has published stories for NPR Business Online, as well as Buzz Feed and Motherboard. As a contributor to The Ticker Times, Seth mostly covers markets and trade.
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