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U.S. jobless claims surge to record 3.28 million

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits surged to a record of more than 3 million last week as an economy grounded to a halt by the coronavirus pandemic throws millions out of work. Conway G. Gittens breaks down the numbers......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

U.S. jobless claims surge to record 3.28 million

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits surged to a record of more than 3 million last week as an economy grounded to a halt by the coronavirus pandemic throws millions out of work. Conway G. Gittens breaks down the numbers......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

U.S. weekly jobless claims surge to record 3.28 million

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

Stocks jump even as jobless claims surge to record 3.3 million

U.S. stocks rose Thursday even as data revealed a record 3.3 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week following a wave of layoffs from the coronavirus pandemic.   &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 26th, 2020

Stock poised to open lower as jobless claims surge to record 3.3 million

U.S. stock futures were set to open lower Thursday data revealed a record 3.3 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week following a wave of layoffs from the coronavirus pandemic.      .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 26th, 2020

Dow futures trade lower but pare loss after weekly jobless claims surge to a record 3.2 million

U.S. stock-index futures brie.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

U.S. braces for record surge in jobless claims amid coronavirus fallout

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits likely raced to as high as a record 4 million last week as strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic ground the country to a sudden halt, unleashing a wave of layoffs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

"An unprecedented surge in layoffs": Goldman Sachs says US jobless claims could spike to a record 2.25 million this week

Rick Bowmer/ AP .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2020

The $2 trillion stimulus deal will help people filing for unemployment benefits — here’s how

A record 3.28 million people filed jobless claims in mid-March. Those workers will get extra money from the federal government......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch20 hr. 12 min. ago

Economic Report: Record-shattering 3.3 million jobless claims is just the start: Millions more jobs are at risk

If a record 3.3 million jobless claims in just one week comes as a shock, the next month is likely to tell an even grimmer tale: Tens of millions of jobs are at stake of disappearing, at least temporarily......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2020

Dow jumps 1,300 points in biggest 3-day surge since 1931

Stocks surged for a third straight day Thursday as traders shrugged off the release of record-breaking initial jobless claims while the Senate passed a massive economic stimulus bill amid the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2020

Dow jumps 1,300 points in biggest 3-day surge since 1931

Stocks surged for a third straight day Thursday as traders shrugged off the release of record-breaking initial jobless claims while the Senate passed a massive economic stimulus bill amid the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2020

Did Homebuilder Stocks Already Hit Bottom Ahead of the Recession?

On a day where the U.S. weekly jobless claims hit an exponential record high of almost 3.3 million, and when the ugly recession level economic news has not even really been seen at all, does it make........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 26th, 2020

Economic Report: Millions more U.S. jobs at risk of being lost as coronavirus crisis deepens

If a record 3.3 million jobless claims in just one week comes as a shock, the next month is likely to tell an even grimmer tale: Tens of millions of jobs are at stake of disappearing, at least temporarily......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

U.S. weekly jobless claims soar to record 3.28 million

The number of Americans filing claims for un.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

Gold futures end higher after record weekly U.S. jobless claims

Gold futures finished higher on Thursday, as record weekly U.S. jobless claims pressured the dollar. Nearly 3.3 million Americans file.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

Entrepreneurs pivot amid record surge in U.S. jobless claims: "We"re going to fight tooth and nail"

The coronavirus crisis already is testing America's ingenuity and survival instincts in ways unseen since the Great Depression, a trial by fire that is unlikely to soon abate if today's U.S. Department of Labor numbers are an indicator of what's still t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Stocks surge has Dow flirting with bear-market exit

U.S. equity markets inched upward Thursday as investors digested record jobless claims and waited for the House to vote on a $2 trillion relief package......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 26th, 2020

New York has most COVID-19 cases, but sees smaller surge in jobless claims than 14 other states

New York is suffering from the most COVID-19 cases by far, but 14 other states saw bigger increases in new jobless claims last week during a record surge in the number of Americans getting laid off......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

Newly jobless Americans worry about making ends meet

The number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment benefits last week surged to a record 3.28 million, the Labor Department reported on Thursday, the clearest evidence yet of the coronavirus' devastating impact on the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2020

Stocks rally despite record surge in weekly jobless claims

Stocks opened higher on Thursday even after the release of record-breaking initial jobless claims sparked by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2020