Fewer Americans than expected applied for unemployment benefit last week.

Thursday, 2 August 2012 05:36

In the week ended July 28th initial jobless claims in U.S. increased to 365 000- Department of Labor informed today.
Despite the increase index still remained below analysts’ expectations for a reading of 375 000.
Prior week reading was revised today to 357 000, up from 353 000.
Index remained below 400 000 for the next successive week.