You are being directed to ZacksTrade, a division of LBMZ Securities and licensed broker-dealer. ZacksTrade and Zacks.com are separate companies. The web link between the two companies is not a solicitation or offer to invest in a particular security or type of security. ZacksTrade does not endorse or adopt any particular investment strategy, any analyst opinion/rating/report or any approach to evaluating indiv idual securities.
If you wish to go to ZacksTrade, click OK. If you do not, click Cancel.
Thursday, August 25, 2016Jobless claims have stayed remarkably consistent over the past few weeks: this morning’s read totaled 261K, down 1000 claims from last week’s unchanged 262K. The week before that showed 266K jobless claims. So not only have we been holding within a healthy 250-275K range of late, we haven’t strayed from the 260Ks!Continuing claims fell from 2.175 million to 2.145 million. Again, this is considered within a positive economic range, as well as remarkably consistent week over