Web Search Volume for Layoffs Falls to 8 Mo. Low
Chart above (click to enlarge) shows the Web Search Volume (that is supposed to track "interest over time") for the term "layoffs," which fell in May to the lowest level since early October.
The chart below shows the alternative Google Trends search volume and news reference volume for the term "layoffs."
See related CD post on Google Trend searches, and how they can predict economic activity.