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Here Comes Initial Jobless Claims...

Sam Ro

Thanks to the Thanksgiving Day holiday, this week's initial jobless claims report will be coming out a day early.

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Economists expect the number to decline to 415k from 439k a week ago.

The number is being pushed above the 400k level do to Hurricane Sandy-related disruptions.

TD Securities' Eric Green expects these effects to linger for another two weeks.  Here's a look at initial claims from Green's latest note.

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