Initial Jobless Claims Flat in Week Ending April 27

Washington, DC, March 2, 2024-In the week ending April 27, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 208,000, unchanged from the previous week's revised level, according to the Department of Labor. 

The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 207,000 to 208,000. The four-week moving average was 210,000, a decrease of 3,500 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 213,250 to 213,500.