Initial Jobless Claims (week ended 6/25/2016)
New Claims seasonally adjusted 268,000. Previous was 258,000
- New Claims unadjusted totaled 261,640 an increase of 13,055 from previous
- 4-week Moving Average 266,750. Previous was 266,750
Chicago PMI (June 2016)
- Business Barometer Index 56.8. Previous was 49.3
Growth and a lot stronger than expectation. This is a supply side survey metric.