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Initial Jobless Claims: -37K to 335K vs. 368K consensus, 371K prior.

Initial Jobless Claims: -37K to 335K vs. 368K consensus, 371K prior.
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  • bbro
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    Seasonal factor 1.66....stlll a very good number...no recession....
    17 Jan 2013, 08:31 AM Reply Like
  • GaltMachine
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    bbro,

     

    You mentioned that last week. Good call.

     

    Puzzling that the NSA claims are up year over year with such a good headline print. Did they change the seasonal factor y/y as well?
    17 Jan 2013, 08:52 AM Reply Like
  • Petrarch
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    better than good
    where is ECRI when you need them?
    P
    17 Jan 2013, 09:00 AM Reply Like
  • tigersam
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    Housing start was better economy indicator. Economy is picking up.
    17 Jan 2013, 09:05 AM Reply Like
  • BlueOkie
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    Need to read the entire release!
    http://1.usa.gov/101pdr7

     

    4 years of President Obama is taking its toll on all of us. OBAMACARE starting now will increase taxes and decrease employment
    17 Jan 2013, 09:15 AM Reply Like
  • jhooper
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    "but a Labor Department spokesman warned that because it was the week of the New Year’s holiday, the drop could be the result of imperfect seasonal adjustment."
    17 Jan 2013, 09:52 AM Reply Like
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