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Initial Jobless Claims Weekly


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Grade Date Headline Source
LOW 30 May 2024 Initial Jobless Claims Rise near 8-Month Highs [ZeroHedge]
LOW 30 Nov 2023 Continuing Jobless Claims Surge to 2 Year Highs [ZeroHedge]
MOD 04 Sep 2023 August Unemployment Rate Jumps, Employment in June and July Revised Downward [MRCTV]
LOW 01 Sep 2023 Unemployment rate rises to 3.8% [CNBC]
LOW 05 Jun 2023 Unemployment Rate Rises in May as Number of Employed Fell for First Time in 6 Months [MRCTV]
MOD 11 May 2023 Initial Claims Unexpectedly Soar to the Highest since October 2021 [ZeroHedge]
MOD 20 Apr 2023 Number of Americans Claiming Jobless Benefits Hits 17-Month High [ZeroHedge]
LOW 06 Apr 2023 Layoffs up nearly fivefold so far this year [CNBC]
LOW 12 Mar 2023 Jobless claims rise by most in 5 months [CBS]
LOW 20 Jan 2023 Google to Slash around 12,000 Jobs [The Blaze]
LOW 18 Jan 2023 1,600 Tech Workers Laid off Per Day in 2023 [Breitbart]
LOW 18 Jan 2023 Microsoft to Lay off 10,000 Employees [Breitbart]
HIGH 04 Nov 2022 Layoffs Hit Tech Sector with Force [WSJ]
HIGH 04 Nov 2022 Labor Force Participation Declines for 3rd Straight Month [CNSNews]
LOW 22 Sep 2022 Fed Chairman warns it will be 'very challenging' to tame inflation without steep job losses [UK Daily Mail]
LOW 13 Sep 2022 63% of Small Businesses Smbs Have Put Hiring on Hold [Mishtalk]
MOD 04 Aug 2022 Initial Jobless Claims Hit 8 Month Highs as Continuing Claims Jump [ZeroHedge]
MOD 22 Jul 2022 The job market is beginning to show cracks [MSN]
MOD 21 Jul 2022 Number of Americans Filing for First-Time Unemployment Claims Soars to 8-Month-High [ZeroHedge]
LOW 14 Jul 2022 Initial Jobless Claims Soars to Highest since Nov 2021 [ZeroHedge]
LOW 07 Jul 2022 Initial and Continuing Jobless Claims Accelerate as Layoffs Soar [ZeroHedge]
LOW 30 Jun 2022 Initial Jobless Claims at 5-Month Highs as Layoffs Accelerate [ZeroHedge]
LOW 12 May 2022 Jobless Claims up by 203,000 [WSJ]
MOD 02 Feb 2022 Companies unexpectedly cut 301,000 jobs in January [CNBC]
LOW 11 Jan 2022 Labor Department reports under half of the projected figure for new jobs [Daily Reckoning]
LOW 08 Nov 2021 Labor shortages and rising wages push businesses to invest in robotic automation [MSN]
LOW 08 Nov 2021 Walmart deploying fully driverless trucks [CNBC]
HIGH 05 Sep 2021 Rate of hiring slows as federal unemployment checks to 9 million Americans ends [The Hill]
LOW 22 Jul 2021 Jobless claims 69,000 above expectations [CNBC]
MOD 26 Jun 2021 NEETS: 1 in 5 Americans age 20 to 24 are Not in Employment, Education or Training [Bloomberg]
LOW 24 May 2021 Warehouses Look to Robots to Fill Labor Gaps [WSJ]
LOW 18 May 2021 Nobel Winner: Artificial Intelligence Will Crush Humans, 'It's Not Even Close' [Futurism]
LOW 04 May 2021 Employers Are Accelerating Use of Robots [Yahoo]
HIGH 10 Feb 2021 Real Unemployment Rate Closer to 10%, Says Fed Chair [NBC]
HIGH 08 Feb 2021 CBO Finds $15 Minimum Wage Would Kill Over 1.4 Million Jobs [Washington Free Beacon]
HIGH 04 Feb 2021 Another 779,000 Americans Filed New Unemployment Claims Last Week [Yahoo]
HIGH 01 Feb 2021 All but 3 States See Higher Over-the-Year Unemployment [Epoch Times]
SEVERE 21 Jan 2021 900,000 Americans Filed for First-Time Jobless Benefits Last Week [ZeroHedge]
SEVERE 15 Jan 2021 Jobless Claims Spike to 965,000 [WND]
SEVERE 08 Jan 2021 Economy sees job loss in December for the first time in eight months [CNBC]
SEVERE 31 Dec 2020 19.5 Million Americans Remain on Unemployment at End of 2020 [Axios]
SEVERE 05 Nov 2020 More Americans than Forecast File for State Jobless Benefits [Bloomberg]
SEVERE 15 Oct 2020 'Temporary' Layoffs Turning into Permanent Job Losses [Schiff]
SEVERE 08 Oct 2020 Jobless claims worse than expected amid slowdown in hiring [CNBC]
HIGH 07 Oct 2020 Long-Term Jobless Figures Rise [The Hill]
HIGH 30 Sep 2020 Flurry of Corporate Layoffs Continue as Disney, Shell, & Continental announce Mass Firings [ZeroHedge]
SHTF 17 Sep 2020 30 million people are on unemployment benefits [Reuters]
SEVERE 10 Sep 2020 Jobless Claims Come in Worse than Forecast, and with a Key Red Flag [The Week]
SEVERE 08 Sep 2020 Real unemployment rate is likely over 11% [CNBC]
SHTF 27 Aug 2020 New Unemployment Claims Remain Historically High [WSJ]
SHTF 07 Aug 2020 Millions of Workers Suffering from Repeat Layoffs [The Street]
SHTF 07 Aug 2020 Official unemployment rate at 10.2% [MarketWatch]
SEVERE 29 Jul 2020 Almost Half of All Jobs Lost during Pandemic May Be Gone Permanently [USA Today]
SHTF 20 Jul 2020 Charles Hugh Smith: The Real Unemployment Rate Is 21%--And Heading Higher [Of Two Minds]
SHTF 16 Jul 2020 Over 50 Million Americans Have Now Filed for First-Time Jobless Benefits since Lockdowns [ZeroHedge]
SHTF 16 Jul 2020 ECONOMY Weekly jobless claims rise by more than 1 million for 17th straight week [CNBC]
LOW 01 Jul 2020 Restaurant Operated Completely by Robots Opens [Forbes]
SHTF 29 Jun 2020 Nearly half the US population is without a job [CNBC]
SHTF 27 Jun 2020 Another 1.48 Million Americans File for Unemployment Benefits [Yahoo]
SHTF 18 Jun 2020 Weekly Jobless Claims at 1.51 Million [Breitbart]
SEVERE 28 May 2020 Another 2.1 million file jobless claims, but total unemployed shrinks [CNBC]
SHTF 24 May 2020 18 Million Jobs at Risk of Permanent Loss [ZeroHedge]
SHTF 21 May 2020 Quarantine-triggered Layoffs near 39 Million [AP]
SHTF 14 May 2020 Weekly jobless claims total 2.981 million, bringing coronavirus tally to 36.5 million [CNBC]
SHTF 14 May 2020 Nearly 40% of Low-Income Workers Lost Their Jobs in March [CNN]
SHTF 07 May 2020 Weekly jobless claims total 3.169 million, bringing seven-week tally to 33.5 million [CNBC]
SHTF 30 Apr 2020 Weekly jobless claims hit 3.84 million, topping 30 million over last 6 weeks [CNBC]
SHTF 24 Apr 2020 Claim: Fewer than Half of American Workers Will Have a Wage in May [Business Insider]
SHTF 23 Apr 2020 Unemployment swelling to levels last seen during the Great Depression [AP]
SHTF 23 Apr 2020 US Weekly Jobless Claims reported at 4.4 Million [Business Insider]
SHTF 21 Apr 2020 Coronavirus Sends One-Fifth of Workers to Unemployment Line in Some States [WSJ]
SHTF 16 Apr 2020 Weekly jobless claims at 5.2M as 22M now unemployed due to coronavirus [CNBC]
SHTF 09 Apr 2020 17 Million Americans Have Filed for Unemployment in Past 3 Weeks [ZeroHedge]
SHTF 09 Apr 2020 16.8M Americans out of work [AP]
SHTF 03 Apr 2020 Unemployment Rate Explodes Most in 45 Years [ZeroHedge]
SHTF 03 Apr 2020 Payrolls in USA plunge 701K in March amid the start of a job market collapse [CNBC]
SHTF 03 Apr 2020 Record 96.8M Americans Not in the Labor Force [CNSNews]
SHTF 02 Apr 2020 Weekly jobless claims double to 6.6 million [CNBC]
SHTF 31 Mar 2020 Fed Estimate: 47 million coronavirus job losses, unemployment rate may hit 32% [CNBC]
SHTF 26 Mar 2020 Record 3.3 Million Americans File for Unemployment Benefits [ZeroHedge]
SEVERE 26 Mar 2020 Jobless claims soar past 3 million to record high [CNBC]
HIGH 24 Mar 2020 Surge in Unemployment Claims Strains States [WSJ]
HIGH 23 Mar 2020 750,000 airline employees jobs at stake [Yahoo]
HIGH 23 Mar 2020 St. Louis Fed President: Jobless Rate May Soar to 30% [MSN]
HIGH 21 Mar 2020 Coronavirus Outbreak Causing Historic Spike in American Layoffs [Business Insider]
HIGH 20 Mar 2020 Unemployment Claims Skyrocket across America [WFTS]
HIGH 20 Mar 2020 Poll: 14 Million Americans Have Been Laid off so Far Due to Coronavirus [ZeroHedge]
MOD 19 Mar 2020 The Job Shock Begins [WSJ]
MOD 18 Mar 2020 US Restaurant Association Projects up to 7 Million Jobs Lost over 3 Months [ZeroHedge]
MOD 18 Mar 2020 Layoffs Are Just Starting, and the Forecasts Are Bleak [DNYUZ]
MOD 18 Mar 2020 State unemployment websites crash as applications surge [NBC]
MOD 17 Mar 2020 33 Million Jobs Lost: Treasury Secretary Tells Congress That without Bailiouts, Depression Era Unemployment Awaits [ZeroHedge]
LOW 16 Mar 2020 Oil industry braces for pain [E&E News]
LOW 11 Mar 2020 First American Layoffs from the Coronavirus Are Here [Stars & Stripes]
LOW 08 May 2019 Report: More than 7,000 Robots Will Work in Construction by 2025 [Robotics Business Review]
LOW 30 Oct 2018 World's first humanless warehouse is run only by robots [CNBC]
LOW 07 Jul 2018 High-Skilled White-Collar Work? Machines Can Do That, Too [WRAL]
LOW 04 Jul 2018 Meet Hadrian, the Brick Laying Robot that will make Construction Workers obsolete [ZeroHedge]
LOW 03 Jun 2018 Record 95.9 million Americans are no longer in the labor force [Daily Sheeple]
LOW 24 Apr 2018 Robots greet customers at world's first personless bank branch [UK Mirror]
LOW 20 Apr 2018 8 professions that will be taken over by AI [Daily Sheeple]
LOW 15 Apr 2018 Governor of the Bank of England: Robots causing job losses could lead to the rise of communism [UK Daily Star]
LOW 30 Nov 2017 Robots could replace nearly a third of the American workforce by 2030 [Washington Post]
LOW 29 Nov 2017 Robots coming for jobs of 800 million [Bloomberg]
MOD 03 Nov 2017 Record 95.4 million Americans are no longer in labor force as 968,000 exit in one month [ZeroHedge]
LOW 13 Sep 2017 Fighting for $15? New burger-flipping bot debuts… [KVOR/KMAX]
HIGH 06 Sep 2017 Rise of robots taking jobs to be 'painful and enduring'  [UK Daily Mail]
HIGH 01 Sep 2017 94.8M not in labor force; Participation stuck near 38-year low [CNSNews]
LOW 14 Aug 2017 Autonomous cars could impact nearly 16 million American jobs [ZeroHedge]
LOW 31 Jul 2017 Your banker is always in: Sweden rolls out the robots [Bloomberg]
LOW 28 Jul 2017 Amazon hosts robotics competition to figure out how to replace 230,000 warehouse workers [ZeroHedge]
LOW 26 Jul 2017 Grocery stocking robot about to eradicate thousands of minimum wage jobs [ZeroHedge]
LOW 20 Jul 2017 Wal-mart replaces more than 4,000 employees with machines [ZeroHedge]
LOW 04 Jul 2017 Microsoft preparing to lay off thousands [CNBC]
LOW 23 Jun 2017 McDonalds is replacing 2,500 human cashiers with digital kiosks [ZeroHedge]
LOW 21 Jun 2017 Automation's destruction of jobs: You ain't seen nothing yet [Of Two Minds]
MOD 10 Jun 2017 Lowe’s to lay off about 125 workers, move jobs to India [Witn]
MOD 05 Jun 2017 The real unemployment number: 102 million working age Americans do not have a job [TEC]
MOD 02 Jun 2017 94,983,000 American adults not working [CNSNews]
LOW 01 Jun 2017 Study: Half of all American retail jobs could vanish due to computerization [Kansas City Star]
LOW 29 May 2017 Jeffrey Snider: Simple (Economic) Math [Alhambrapartners]
LOW 16 May 2017 Ford to cut 10% [WSJ]
LOW 15 May 2017 Rising toll of jobs taken by robots... [UK Daily Mail]
LOW 04 May 2017 Ford laying off 130 in Ohio [WSJ]
LOW 01 May 2017 Claim: Artificial intelligence will replace half of all jobs in next decade [CNBC]
LOW 18 Apr 2017 Boeing to issue layoff notices to hundreds [CNSNews]
LOW 17 Apr 2017 Meet the robots that will build your next house [ZeroHedge]
LOW 07 Apr 2017 Lawn mowing company converts to robots [CBS]
LOW 07 Apr 2017 March payrolls crumble – only 98k jobs added [ZeroHedge]
LOW 01 Apr 2017 Robots Are Replacing Humans at All These Wall Street Firms [Fortune]
LOW 01 Apr 2017 More American factory jobs heading to Mexico... [Opposingviews]
LOW 28 Mar 2017 Brick-laying robot does work of 6 masons [Daily Sheeple]
LOW 26 Mar 2017 NC aviation firm to lay off 345 [Business Journal]
LOW 24 Mar 2017 Report: Robots could take over 38% of jobs within about 15 years [LA Times]
LOW 23 Mar 2017 Initial jobless claims surge most in 10 months [ZeroHedge]
LOW 21 Mar 2017 Job market not as strong as perceived, San Fran Fed warns [ZeroHedge]
LOW 18 Mar 2017 Midwest retailer to lay off 450 [Benchmarkmonitor]
LOW 14 Mar 2017 Vermont bank laying off 76 [Vtdigger]
MOD 09 Mar 2017 Burger-flipping robot replaces humans in California [UK Telegraph]
MOD 08 Mar 2017 Oracle cuts thousands of jobs? [Thomasdishaw]
MOD 08 Mar 2017 Offshore drill platform maker slashes 19 jobs in Texas [Caller]
MOD 08 Mar 2017 Metalworking plant in Ohio will close; 28 jobs lost [News-herald]
MOD 07 Mar 2017 If you think your job is one that cannot be automated, you're in for a rude awakening [Fmshooter]
MOD 07 Mar 2017 Pharmacy chain chopping 99 in NJ [Lohud]
LOW 07 Mar 2017 Retail giant letting 120 in Illinois [Chicago Tribune]
LOW 07 Mar 2017 Major airline shedding 300 managers in Chicago [Chicago Tribune]
LOW 07 Mar 2017 Healthcare company to lay off 700 in Indiana [Fox19]
LOW 07 Mar 2017 Pharmaceutical, marketing firms downsizing 136 in Florida [Business Journal]
LOW 07 Mar 2017 GM to lay off 1,100 at Michigan plant [USA Today]
LOW 06 Mar 2017 Cable installer cuts 129 in Florida [Fiercecable]
LOW 06 Mar 2017 Beverage distributor laying off 123 in NH [Sentinelsource]
MOD 03 Mar 2017 Bankrupt sporting goods chain terminating 61 jobs in Michigan [Crainsdetroit]
MOD 03 Mar 2017 Aerospace giant gets 1,880 to take voluntary layoffs [Streetinsider]
MOD 03 Mar 2017 Hardware megachain chops 500 corporate and 2,400 store positions [The State]
LOW 03 Mar 2017 Indiana-based health insurer to let 79 go [Becker's Hospital Review]
LOW 03 Mar 2017 Kentucky-based health insurer set to lay off unspecified amount of employees [The Street]
LOW 03 Mar 2017 Philadelphia soda tax kills scores of jobs [Fox News]
LOW 02 Mar 2017 Public university lays off 79 IT workers after they train foreign replacements [ARS Technica]
LOW 02 Mar 2017 Metal manufacturer closing; 200 to lose jobs in NJ [Njbiz]
LOW 28 Feb 2017 Food multinational issues layoff notice to 380 upstate NY cheese plant workers [Newyorkupstate]
LOW 28 Feb 2017 Airport support firm closing Delaware facility, 335 jobs gone [Highlandcountypress]
LOW 28 Feb 2017 Plastics manufacturer to close, layoff 92 in Connecticut [Nhregister]
LOW 28 Feb 2017 Christian-focused retailer putting last 170 employees out of work [Mlive]
LOW 27 Feb 2017 Wendy's to install self-ordering kiosks in 16% of its stores nationwide [ZeroHedge]
LOW 24 Feb 2017 San Diego-based broker-dealer to lay off 112 nationwide [Financial-planning]
LOW 24 Feb 2017 Healthcare non-profit to cut 181 in Oregon [OPB]
LOW 23 Feb 2017 Aerospace firm to idle 90 in Tennessee [Timesfreepress]
LOW 23 Feb 2017 Multinational food company expected to eliminate more than 2,000 jobs [The-leader]
LOW 23 Feb 2017 Sears lays off 130 corporate employees [Consumerist]
LOW 22 Feb 2017 Plastic packaging company closing plant, letting 92 go in SC [Plasticsnews]
LOW 22 Feb 2017 Health insuruer to lay off 119 in Colorado [Becker's Hospital Review]
LOW 22 Feb 2017 Florida-based railway corporation to lay off 1,000 [Wjct]
LOW 18 Feb 2017 Window and door maker cutting 82 in Florida [Business Journal]
LOW 17 Feb 2017 Steel services contractor letting 149 go in east Chicago [Nwitimes]
LOW 17 Feb 2017 NY solar company to lay off more residential employees, refuses to disclose number [Pv-magazine-usa]
LOW 17 Feb 2017 Milwaukee-based insurance giant posts record revenue, poised to lay off hundreds [Patch]
LOW 17 Feb 2017 Freight car manufacturer to lay off 168 in Virginia [Roanoke]
LOW 16 Feb 2017 Alabama fibers plant closing, 359 losing jobs []
LOW 16 Feb 2017 3,200 6-month layoffs coming to Jeep plant in Ohio [Detroit Free Press]
MOD 14 Feb 2017 Texas energy companies shedding dozens [Business Journal]
MOD 14 Feb 2017 Major hospital system to cut 89 jobs in Texas [Business Journal]
MOD 14 Feb 2017 Communications corporation to lay off 57 in Oregon [Benchmarkmonitor]
MOD 12 Feb 2017 The AI Threat Isn't Skynet - It's the End of the Middle Class [Wired]
MOD 11 Feb 2017 Californian human resources/health insurance software firm chopping 430 [Hrdive]
LOW 11 Feb 2017 Louisiana-based medical billing company slashing 125 [Becker's Hospital Review]
MOD 11 Feb 2017 1,100 layoffs loom at major cereal maker [Detroit Free Press]
LOW 11 Feb 2017 Customer management corporation firing 175 in Missouri [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
LOW 11 Feb 2017 One of St. Louis’ oldest and largest printers closing, laying off 102 [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
LOW 11 Feb 2017 Mustard maker to let 140 go in Missouri [News-leader]
LOW 11 Feb 2017 Pharmaceutical firm to lay off 485, two days after CEO assured POTUS he's in hiring mode [Benchmarkmonitor]
LOW 10 Feb 2017 Health insurer to lay off 500 in Ohio, Florida [Cincinnati]
LOW 08 Feb 2017 Auto fleet servicer to lay off up to 166 in Michigan [Crainsdetroit]
LOW 07 Feb 2017 Bank of America opens branches without employees [ZeroHedge]
LOW 07 Feb 2017 Michael Snyder: Here come the robots... [TEC]
LOW 07 Feb 2017 250 losing jobs at Texas locomotive plant [Star-Telegram]
LOW 06 Feb 2017 Steel tube manufacturer firing 114 in Detroit [Crainsdetroit]
LOW 06 Feb 2017 Mozilla cutting 50 [IBT]
LOW 06 Feb 2017 Alamo Drafthouse closure to lay off 109 in Michigan [Battlecreekenquirer]
LOW 06 Feb 2017 Marriott letting another 50 go in Connecticut [Stamford Advocate]
LOW 06 Feb 2017 America's biggest companies are slashing jobs at the fastest rate since the financial crisis [ZeroHedge]
LOW 02 Feb 2017 Fashion retailer to let 150 go [Marketexclusive]
LOW 02 Feb 2017 Fitbit to lay off 80-160 [Tech Times]
LOW 02 Feb 2017 Auto parts maker to cut more than 300 in Michigan [Crainsdetroit]
LOW 02 Feb 2017 Airline service provider laying off all of its 125 workers in Florida [Business Journal]
LOW 02 Feb 2017 Post-election, continuing jobless claims are soaring most since 2008 [ZeroHedge]
LOW 28 Jan 2017 Layoffs begin for 338 as NJ soup plant closes []
LOW 28 Jan 2017 Apparel retailer to shutter all stores, lay off 148 at California headquarters [Retail Dive]
LOW 26 Jan 2017 Meet the 'Big Mac ATM' that will replace $15 per hour fast food workers [ZeroHedge]
LOW 25 Jan 2017 69 biopharma employees looking at unemployment in March [Njbiz]
LOW 25 Jan 2017 88 Comcast employees losing jobs in NJ []
LOW 25 Jan 2017 Walmart to cut 200 e-commerce staffers in California [WSJ]
LOW 25 Jan 2017 Auto body parts supplier laying off off 300 in Michigan [Monroenews]
LOW 23 Jan 2017 Greatest Show on Earth No More: 146-year-old circus letting last 462 go [Business Journal]
LOW 23 Jan 2017 Oracle laying off 1,800; 450 in California [Techworm]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 Steel wind tower maker lays off 37 in Michigan [Monroenews]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 Microsoft reportedly letting 700 go next week [Business Journal]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 Jewelry company to close, lay off 42 in NY [Lohud]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 California-based life Insurer chops 140 jobs [OC Regster]
HIGH 21 Jan 2017 David Rosenberg: The travesty of 23.5 million Americans aged 25-54 outside the labor force [ZeroHedge]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 NY market-research firm to eliminate 60 call center jobs [Cnybj]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 Sears in Michigan cutting 84 too [Crainsdetroit]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 80 to lose Sears jobs in Ohio [Ohio]
LOW 21 Jan 2017 Pharmaceutical company cutting 485 jobs nationwide [Indystar]