Economic Beat: Major US equity indices ended mixed last week

How will current market developments affect you? The thought leaders at Fifth Third Bank can help make sense of it all. Listen to the Economic Beat as they discuss what happened last week and what they expect will be the focus of this week.

Economic Beat: August 28, 2023

Initial jobless claims decreased by 10,000 to 230,000 for the week ending August 19. Continuing jobless claims decreased by 9,000 to 1.702 million for the week ending August 12. The labor market remains tight and the current employment situation is not signaling an imminent recession. Listen to this week’s full Economic Beat update or read the transcript below.

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