Initial jobless claims dipped slightly than expectedStaff Writer | March 16, 2017
Claims, which count the number of people who applied for unemployment insurance for the first time in the past week, ticked down by 2,000 to 241,000.
Working in America The four-week moving average came in at 237,250
The four-week moving average came in at 237,250, a drop of 750 from the prior week's unrevised average of 236,500. ■