Rupkey on U.S. Jobless Claims, Durable-Goods Orders
Oct. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, talks about data on U.S. jobless claims and capital-goods orders released today.
Initial jobless claims decreased by 23,000 to 369,000 in the week ended Oct. 20, the Labor Department reported. Orders for U.S. business equipment stalled in September, a Commerce Department report showed. (Source: Bloomberg)