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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
Jun 23, 2022
Actual
229K
Forecast
227K
Previous
231K
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
Jun 30, 2022 20:30   228K 229K
Jun 23, 2022 20:30 229K 227K 231K
Jun 16, 2022 20:30 229K 215K 232K
Jun 09, 2022 20:30 229K 210K 202K
Jun 02, 2022 20:30 200K 210K 211K
May 26, 2022 20:30 210K 215K 218K

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Initial Jobless Claims Discussion

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