The number of people applying for unemployment benefits in the week ended May 9 dropped by 1,000 to 264,000, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. The 53 economists surveyed by Bloomberg had forecast claims of 273,000. The four-week moving average of new claims was the lowest since April 2000.
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