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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
Mar 21, 2019
Actual
221K
Forecast
226K
Previous
230K
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
Mar 28, 2019 14:30   220K 221K
Mar 21, 2019 14:30 221K 226K 230K
Mar 14, 2019 14:30 229K 225K 223K
Mar 07, 2019 15:30 223K 225K 226K
Feb 28, 2019 15:30 225K 221K 217K
Feb 21, 2019 15:30 216K 220K 239K

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