by Calculated Risk on 7/14/2022 08:33:00 AM
The DOL reported:
from the previous week’s unrevised level of 235,000. The 4-week moving average was 235,750, an increase of 3,250
from the previous week’s unrevised average of 232,500.
The following graph shows the 4-week moving average of weekly claims since 1971.
The dashed line on the graph is the current 4-week average. The four-week average of weekly unemployment claims increased to 235,750.
The previous week was unrevised.
Weekly claims were higher than the consensus forecast