US initial jobless claims and continuing claims
- prior report
- initial jobless claims 2123K vs. 2100K estimate. Prior month revised slightly higher to 2446K vs. 2438K previously reported
- four-week average 2608K vs. 3044K previously
- continuing claims 21052K vs. 25680K estimate. Prior month 24912K vs. 25073K estimate
- 4 week moving average to 22722.25K vs. 21962K previously
The total number of claims since mid-March is now over 40.8 million.