Us Jobless Claims Plunge To 199,000, Lowest In 52 Years
Nov 24, 2021 · Jobless claims dropped by 71,000 to 199,000, the lowest since mid-November 1969. The drop was much bigger than economists expected. The four-week average of claims, which smooths out weekly ups and downs, also dropped by 21,000 to just over 252,000, the lowest since mid-March 2020 when the pandemic slammed the economy.
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