The latest reading on initial jobless claims will be out at 8:30
Economists forecast that claims ticked up to 252,000 last week,
according to the Bloomberg consensus.
Claims climbed by 10,000 to 247,000
the prior Thursday, below economists’ expectations of an
increase to 255,000.
As of last week, claims have been below 300,000 for 97 straight
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