Down 50,000


Weekly jobless claims fall to 352,000.

Reuters: “New applications for unemployment benefits dropped to a near four-year low last week, a government report on Thursday showed, pointing to continued improvement in the labor market.”

Bloomberg: “Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, easing concern that post-holiday firings were on the rise.”

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