Rupkey on Jobless Claims, Durable Goods Orders
July 26 (Bloomberg) -- Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, talks about U.S. initial jobless claims for the week of July 21 released today and U.S. durable goods orders.
Applications for jobless benefits decreased by 35,000 to 353,000, Labor Department figures showed. Bookings for goods meant to last at least three years rose 1.6 percent in June, a Commerce Department report said today. (Source: Bloomberg)