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Manufacturers Added 0.81 Percentage Points to Real GDP Growth in the Second Quarter

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that manufacturers added 0.81 percentage points to real GDP growth in the second quarter.Read the Rest...

U.S. Trade Deficit Widened Somewhat in September on Reduced Exports

The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit widened somewhat, up from $39.99Read the Rest...

Personal Spending Was Cautious in the Third Quarter, with Declines in September

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that personal spending declined 0.2 percent in September, somewhat offsetting the 0.5 percent gainRead the Rest...

BEA: Personal Income increased 0.2% in September, Core PCE prices up 1.5% year-over-year

The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for September: Personal income increased $22.7 billion, or 0.2 percent... in September, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) decreased...Show More Summary

GDP Up 3.5%, Best 6-Month Span in 10 Years

The nation's economic output rose at a healthy 3.5 percent annual rate in the third quarter, according to the advance estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. After an even faster pace of growth in the spring (4.6 percent),...Show More Summary

3.5 percent third-quarter growth in GDP exceeds economists' consensus

Growth of real (inflation-adjusted) U.S. gross domestic product for the third quarter outpaced the consensus of analysts. The Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis announced Thursday that, on a seasonally adjusted, annualized...Show More Summary

Advance Q3 GDP Beats Expectation

Going in to this morning's Advance (the first of three) GDP report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, Wall Street economists were expecting a 3.0% quarter-over-quarter, seasonally adjusted annual rate of growth. The report printed higher than that, registering a 3.5% increase in the third quarter. Show More Summary

US Economy Grows at 3.5 Percent in Q3 2014 for Best Six-Month Run of Recovery

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported today that US GDP grew at a 3.5 percent annual rate in the third quarter of 2014. Combined with the strong 4.6 percent showing in Q2, the six-month average of 4.05 percent is the best half-year performance of the recovery. Show More Summary

Solid GDP report

The Bureau of Economic Analysis announced today that U.S. real GDP grew at a 3.5% annual rate in the third quarter. That combines with a 4.6% annual growth rate now reported for the second quarter, giving us an average growth rate for the last six months that is solidly above the postwar average. Almost all […]

Advance Q2 GDP Beats Expectations

Going in to this morning's Advance (the first of three) GDP report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, Wall Street economists were expecting a 3.0% quarter-over-quarter, seasonally adjusted annual rate of growth. The report printed higher than that, registering a 3.5% increase in the third quarter. Show More Summary

The U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent in the Third Quarter

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that real GDP grew an annualized 3.5 percent in the third quarter, slightly higherRead the Rest...

Big Four Economic Indicators Update

According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, Personal Income (PI) in August rose 0.3%. Transfer Payments (TP), which includes Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, government & private pensions and miscellaneous welfare programs) rose 0.7%.

Personal Income increased 0.3% in August, Spending increased 0.5%

The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for August this morning: Personal income increased $47.3 billion, or 0.3 percent... in August, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE)...Show More Summary

Personal Spending Rebounded in August from Cautiousness in July

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that personal spending rebounded in August after being unchanged in July. Personal spending increasedRead the Rest...

An Extended Forecast For A Stronger Australian Dollar

By Dr. Duru: Australia's Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics (BREE) recently released its September, 2014 quarterly report on Australia's resources and energy sectors and analysis of key commodity markets. Each report includes forecasts for the Australian dollar (NYSEARCA:FXA). Show More Summary

As Exports Soar, US Economy Closes in on Fed's Targets

Revised data released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis show that the US economy grew at a 4.6 percent annual rate in the second quarter of 2014, even faster than the 4.2 percent previously estimated. That was the most rapid quarterly growth since Q4 2010. Show More Summary

The U.S. Economy Grew 4.6 Percent in the Second Quarter

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that the economy expanded an annualized 4.6 percent in the second quarter. This isRead the Rest...

The Most Amazing Graph Of North Dakota Incomes You’ll See All Day

A colleague at Watchdog.org shared the graph below with me, which was created from Bureau of Economic Analysis data by Jason Sorens, a lecturer at Dartmouth College and an economic policy expert at George Mason University’s Mercatus Center. It shows the percentage increase in personal incomes in ever state from 2008 to 2012. And, uh,...

State-Level Changes in Real GDP, 2005-2013

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) recently released a trove of data on the individual state economies. You can zoom in on quarterly state-level gross domestic product (GDP) series begins from 2005 through the 2013 at Macroblog of the FRBA. But I thought it might be instructive to see what the map looks like...Read More

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrowed Ever-So-Slightly in July

The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit narrowed ever-so-slightly, down from $40.81Read the Rest...

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