News Headline Summary
US Initial Jobless Claims (Feb 16) W/W 362K vs. Exp 355K (Prev. 341K, Rev. 342K)
- California, Virgina, Hawaii and DC claims were estimated due to holiday shortened week.
Reaction details (13:36)
In reaction to this data combined with CPI readings, over a 2 minute period:
- e-mini S&P fell 1.75 ticks from 1504.75 to 1503.00.
- T-notes rose 3+ ticks going from 131.22+ to 131.26.
- No reaction seen in EUR/USD, last trade at 1.3190 (-90 pips).
21 Feb 2013 - 13:30
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