continuing claims

Mixed Progess for Jobless Claims

A mixed-bag on the labor front this week, as initial jobless claims inched 1,000 higher to 334,000 but continuing claims plummeted another 179,000 to 4.80 million to their the lowest level in about a year.

Weekly jobless claims hold steady

More modest progress on the employment front, as initial jobless claims were unchanged at 505,000 for the week ending November 14, but continuing...