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US: Initial Jobless Claims rose to 360K

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - According to the Labour Department, the Americans that filed in their first initial claims for regular state unemployment-insurance benefits rose by 32K last week to a seasonally adjusted 360K in the week ended May 10, below expectations at 330K and coming from 328K (revised) in the previous print.

Continuing claims, which reflect people already receiving benefits, fell by 4K to a seasonally adjusted 3.009 million in the week ended May 4 vs. 3.013 million in the previous week (revised).

Forex: USD/CHF falls to support at 0.9619/21 after checkered US CPI

The 0.9700 level has alluded the USD/CHF ever since European trading. Following a massive easing off of session highs at 0.9710, the pair has clung to positive territory, only after erasing a viable chunk of its daily gains. Following the US data release, the pair has tumbled into negative territory at 0.9619/21, inking fresh daily lows.
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US: Building Permits rose to 1.017M in April

The Commerce Department has informed that Building Permits rose to 1.017K during April, exceeding the median at 945K and up from February’s 890K (revised)...
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