• Last week’s reading was 367K (revised to 369K)
  • Four-year low in jobless claims (since Feb 2008)
  • Full text of the release

Somewhere Jack Welsh is losing his mind and ranting about a conspiracy. There is talk that Monday’s holiday may have skewed the numbers but these figures are for the week that ended on Friday, so I’m not sure that adds up unless it’s a y/y seasonal thing.