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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
Aug 16, 2018
Actual
212K
Forecast
215K
Previous
214K
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
Aug 23, 2018 08:30   215K 212K
Aug 16, 2018 08:30 212K 215K 214K
Aug 09, 2018 08:30 213K 220K 219K
Aug 02, 2018 08:30 218K 220K 217K
Jul 26, 2018 08:30 217K 215K 208K
Jul 19, 2018 08:30 207K 220K 215K

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