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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
Nov 23, 2022
Actual
240K
Forecast
225K
Previous
223K
Initial Jobless Claims measures the number of individuals who filed for unemployment insurance for the first time during the past week. This is the earliest U.S. economic data, but the market impact varies from week to week.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD.
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Source: Department of Labor
U.S. Initial Jobless Claims
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Dec 01, 2022 21:30   235K 240K
Nov 23, 2022 21:30 240K 225K 223K
Nov 17, 2022 21:30 222K 225K 226K
Nov 10, 2022 21:30 225K 220K 218K
Nov 03, 2022 20:30 217K 220K 218K
Oct 27, 2022 20:30 217K 220K 214K

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Initial Jobless Claims Discussion

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