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US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall

Jun 14 2018

New applications for US unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last wk and the number of Americans on jobless rolls declined to a near 44-1/2-year low, pointing to a rapidly tightening labor market.

Slowing gasoline price rises keep US inflation in check

Jun 12 2018

US consumer prices rose marginally in May amid a slowdown in increases in the cost of gasoline and the underlying trend continued to suggest moderate inflation in the economy.

US jobless claims fall unexpectedly as labor market tightens

Jun 07 2018

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a further tightening in labor market conditions.

US weekly jobless claims increase more than expected

May 24 2018

New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits increased more than expected last week, but remained below a level consistent with a healthy labor market.

US import prices rise less than expected in April

May 11 2018

US import prices rose less than expected in April as a rebound in the cost of petroleum products was tempered by a drop in food prices.

US weekly jobless claims hover near 48-year low

May 10 2018

Initial claims for state unemployment benefits were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted 211,000 for the week ended May 5, the Labor Department said.

US consumer prices rebound modestly in April

May 10 2018

US consumer prices rebounded less than expected in April as rising costs for gasoline and rental accommodation were tempered by a moderation in healthcare prices.

Wall Street set for gains after soft inflation data

May 10 2018

At 8:52 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis 1YMc1 were up 62 points, or 0.25 percent. S&P 500 e-minis ESc1 were up 8.5 points, or 0.32 percent.

US job openings jump to record high in March

May 08 2018

US job openings surged to a record high in March, suggesting that a recent slowdown in hiring was probably the result of employers having difficulties finding qualified workers.

Futures dip ahead of April jobs data

May 04 2018

US stock index futures were marginally lower on Friday, as caution set in ahead of the April employment report.

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