837,000 Americans Filed New Unemployment Claims Last Week

837,000 Americans Filed New Unemployment Claims Last Week

A sign for the New York Stock Exchange hangs outside at the NYSE after the Opening Bell on Wall Street in New York City on Thursday, October 1, 2020. First-time jobless claims totaled 837,000 last week which was a decline of 36,000 from the previous week. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI