US initial jobless claims data week ending 29 September 2017
- Prior 272k.
- Continued claims 1.938m vs 1.950m exp. Prior 1.934m. Revised to 1.936m
- 4 week average 268.25k vs 277.75k prior
The spikes on the charty could well be a precursor for what we see in the NFP report on Friday but expectations have been set pretty low anyway.