U.S. Jobless Claims Decline; Trade Deficit Widens

Nov. 14 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. jobless claims in the week ended Nov. 9 declined 2,000 to 339,000 from a revised 341,000 the week before that was higher than initially reported, the Labor Department said today in Washington. In a separate report, the trade deficit increased 8 percent in September to $41.8 billion, a four-month high, from $38.7 billion in August, Commerce Department figures showed. Betty Liu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Loomis Sayles's Fuss on Treasuries, Fed, U.S. Economy
04:39 - Dan Fuss, who manages the Loomis Sayles Bond Fund, talks about Treasuries, corporate debt, Federal Reserve policy and the U.S. economy. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said policy makers will consider global growth as they begin to raise interest rates, and that they could increase borrowing costs more gradually should the world economy falter. Fuss speaks from Tokyo with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television's "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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