Weekly Jobless Claims Fall to 336K

Posted on: February 20th, 2014 by ABC News No Comments

glegorly/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims took a slight dip during the second week of February, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.

For the week ending Feb. 15, the number of people filing for benefits dropped by 3,000 to 336,000. The previous week, claims stood unrevised at 339,000.

The four-week average, meanwhile, went up, increasing by 1,750 to 338,500.

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