With earnings season still going strong and jobless claims being released Thursday, what's Jim Cramer watching in the markets?
The Labor Department reported Thursday that 793,000 Americans filed for first-time jobless benefits in the week ended Feb. 6, down from an upwardly revised 812,000 claims the week earlier. Economists polled by FactSet had expected claims of 757,000.
Dean Baker, senior economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research, tweeted out a sobering statistic following jobless claims.
He said, "unemployment insurance claims still 130,000 higher than [the] worst week of the Great Recession."
"What do people want to do? They want to travel. They want to see their relatives," Cramer said.
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