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By Anchalee Worrachate, Bloomberg | February 19, 2015
By Shobhana Chandra, Bloomberg | February 19, 2015
Last week had an all-time low of unemployment filings. What does that say about our labor market?
By Michelle Jamrisko, Bloomberg | February 12, 2015
Applications for unemployment benefits are climbing--but that's a good thing, because it shows progress in the labor market.
By Nina Glinski, Bloomberg | February 5, 2015
Fewer Americans than forecast filed jobless claims last week, hovering around levels that are typically associated with an improving job market.
By Shobhana Chandra, Bloomberg | January 15, 2015
More Americans unexpectedly filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, indicating companies let go of seasonal workers following the holidays.
By Victoria Stilwell, Bloomberg | January 8, 2015
An improving job market is the driving force behind a rebound in American consumer confidence that will probably help propel faster economic growth in 2015.
December 29, 2014
By John Caiazzo | December 8, 2014
Market commentary for the week ending December 5, 2014.
By Nina Glinski and Victoria Stilwell, Bloomberg | December 4, 2014
Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week as employers retained staff to meet domestic demand for goods and services ahead of the holiday season.
By Matt Weller | November 19, 2014
There were three primary topics to monitor in the recently-released Fed minutes: Growth, inflation, and the timing of the first interest rate hike.