U.S. initial jobless claims below expectations again…

Thursday, 26 April 2012 04:05

As the Labor Department reported today initial unemployment claims increased again last week.

Number of Americas who applied to benefit reached seasonally adjusted 388 000, which exceeds expectations for 375 000 reading.

Prior month data was revised to 389 000

The number of people who filed for unemployment assistance in the U.S. last week fell less-than-expected, official data showed on Thursday.

Although jobless claims rose again, index still remained below 400 000 for record long time.