Source - SMW
US initial claims in the week ending June 17 was 241,000, an increase of 3,000 from the previous week's revised level, the US Department of Labor said today.

The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 237,000 to 238,000.

The 4-week moving average was 244,750, an increase of 1,500 from the previous week's revised average.

The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 243,000 to 243,250.