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U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise to 265,000

Economic Indicators Nov 03, 2016 08:48AM ET
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Investing.com - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose in the past week.
Initial jobless claims were up 7,000 from the previous week at 265,000, the Labor Department said.
The previous week's figure was confirmed at 258,000.
Economists had expected jobless claims to be unchanged at 258,000.
The figures still point to sustained strength in the labor market.

U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise to 265,000
 

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