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In this issue of the Metrointelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
- Planned job cuts dropped by 14 percent in October but still up 31 percent vs. 2014
- Productivity rose at 1.6 percent in third quarter of 2015, with hours worked falling for first time since 2009
- Mortgage applications dip 0.8 percent in latest survey as rates rise slowly
- Initial unemployment claims rise by 16,000 in latest report