US: Initial Jobless Claims rise to 418K over the week (Córdoba) - New applications for unemployment benefits rose last week by 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 418,000, the US Labor Department said on Thursday. This result is worse-than-expected as economists had anticipated 405,000 new claims. In the prior week, claims were upwardly revised to 408,000 from an original reading of 405,000.

Continuing claims however decreased by 50,000 to 3.698 million compared to the also revised 3.748M.

Information on these pages contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Markets and instruments profiled on this page are for informational purposes only and should not in any way come across as a recommendation to buy or sell in these securities. You should do your own thorough research before making any investment decisions. FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements. It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature. Investing in Forex involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility.