Initial Jobless Claims Come In At 298,000

Initial jobless claims just came in at 298,000.

That’s slightly below the 300,000 that was expected.

And it’s a slight beat relative to the 299,000 from last week.

Overall, a very solid number that continues the longstanding trend of minimal layoffs.

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