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Initial Jobless Claims Fall to 3-Week Low of 803,000, vs 885,000 Expected By Investing.com

Initial Jobless Claims Fall to 3-Week Low of 803,000, vs 885,000 Expected By Investing.com
Initial Jobless Claims Fall to 3-Week Low of 803,000, vs 885,000 Expected

1% in November, more than expected and the biggest drop in four months, as many Americans' eligibility for enhanced unemployment benefits expired.The new bill includes another 11-week extension for enhanced unemployment benefits, as well as direct payments of $600 for those on low and medium incomes, with additional payments for dependents.weekly jobless claims fall; consumer spending declines in November p WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, though remaining elevated as more businesses face.core capital goods orders, shipments rise in November p WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New orders for key U.

At the same time, durable goods orders rose by the least in seven months, at only 0.Spending on durable goods, especially electronics and furnishings, has held up relatively well this year as households have diverted spending away from services in response to being locked down or forced to work from home.

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