Posts Tagged ‘Jobless’

Jobless Claims Rise Slightly For the Week

The Labor Department said applications for first-time unemployment payouts increased, but the four-week average showed a decline. View full post on Business Stories

Israel’s jobless rate falls, but economists refrain from cheering

The Media Line Staff Jerusalem, Israel David Rosenberg / The Med – Israel’s unemployment rate dropped to a preliminary 5 percent in October, capping a steady decline of two-and-a-half years to its lowest rates since the late 1980s, but even the government’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) was quick to discount the importance of the […]

USA : Slump Alters Jobless Map in U.S., With South Hit Hard

Source: NYTimes View full post on Business Stories

Jobless Rate Rose in 28 States in June

The unemployment rate increased in 28 states in June, reflecting the rise in the national rate to 9.2% from 9.1% over the month, the Labor Department said. View full post on Business Stories

Drop In Jobless Claims Push Stocks Up

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The report of a huge drop in unemployment claims stirred a Wall Street rally on Wednesday despite lower sales of new homes and durable goods. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 151 points or 1.4 percent to close at 11,187. American […]

Stocks Tumble Over Foreclosure Probe, Hike In Initial Jobless Claims

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – A nationwide investigation of banks’ foreclosure processes and the rise of initial jobless claims to 462,000 in the latest week rattled investors and sent U.S. stocks falling on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 34 points or 0.3 percent to […]