Katia Dmitrieva and Reade Pickert

Government, Business, Safety

Jobless Claims Give Mixed Picture With Shift in Adjustments

U.S. jobless claims gave a mixed picture of the market. A welder works on a semi-trailer frame at the Wabash National Corp. manufacturing facility in Indiana. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

U.S. unemployment-claims figures gave a mixed picture of the labor market amid government changes to seasonal adjustments to account for distortions from the pandemic.

September 3, 2020