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A Little On the High Side

9:09 AM, Feb 13, 2014 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
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Braving the weather, the BLS has released the weekly first-time claims numbers. They were off, a bit, on the high side. The “expected” figure: 330,000.

Actual and, of course, “unexpected” number: 339,000. Close enough for government work, anyway.

Blame the weather.

And the recovery keeps rolling along.

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