United States last week, the first time the number of jobless claims for 81 consecutive weeks less t txplatform

U.S. jobless claims last week for 81 consecutive weeks of less than 300 thousand U.S. stock market center: exclusive national industry sector stocks, premarket after hours, ETF, real-time quotes Sina warrants stocks news Beijing time on the evening of 22, the U.S. government data released Thursday showed initial claims for unemployment benefits last week fell to the lowest level since July, that the situation in the labour market strong. The Labor Department reported that by September 17th the United States to apply for unemployment insurance benefits decreased by 8000, down to 252 thousand. Economists surveyed by MarketWatch had expected an average of 260 thousand. 252 thousand of the number of people applying for unemployment benefits is the lowest since mid July, only slightly higher than the lowest level in to create a minimum of 40 years in April. The government says there are no special factors in the report. This is the eighty-first consecutive week below the key figure of the 300 thousand mark, the longest period since 1970. Long term trends also showed improvement in the 4 week moving average of the number of new claims for unemployment benefits fell by 2250, down to 258500. Economists said that the reduction in the number of layoffs, coupled with the steady increase in the number of employees, which means that the future of non-agricultural employment will rise sharply. Federal Reserve Chairman Janet – Yellen (Janet) on Wednesday said that economic data show that the labor market is still room for improvement, while not overheating the U.S. economy. She said that the Fed has the ability to maintain interest rates unchanged. The United States government said that as of September 10th, when the week continued to receive unemployment benefits decreased by 36 thousand, the total fell to 2 million 100 thousand. Around moving average continued to receive unemployment benefits decreased by 8000, the total fell to 2 million 140 thousand. Editor: SF065 Zhangjun相关的主题文章: