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U.S. Initial Jobless Claims

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Latest Release
May 19, 2022
Actual
218K
Forecast
200K
Previous
197K
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
May 26, 2022 22:30   215K 218K
May 19, 2022 22:30 218K 200K 197K
May 12, 2022 22:30 203K 195K 202K
May 05, 2022 22:30 200K 182K 181K
Apr 28, 2022 22:30 180K 180K 185K
Apr 21, 2022 22:30 184K 180K 186K

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