NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- U.S. jobless claims for the week ended May 5 fell 1,000 to 367,000. Economists were expecting new filings of 369,000, according to Reuters. Jobless claims for the prior week were revised to 368,000.
Gold prices slump as investors move cash into higher-yielding assets following a hawkish market reaction to the Federal Reserve's signals on future interest rate hikes.
U.S. stock futures are flat on Wednesday, following another day of record highs for Wall Street and as investors await monetary policy decisions from the Federal Reserve.
U.S. stock futures point to a higher opening for Wall Street on Tuesday, as the Federal Reserve begins its two-day policy meeting.
U.S. stock futures are higher on Monday, after the Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its best week of the year.
U.S. stock futures turn lower Friday after North Korea fires another missile over Japan and terrorist incident on a train in London.