GDPNow nowcasts of real GDP growth in a particular quarter begin about 90 days before the "advance" estimate for GDP growth for the quarter is released; they end on the last business day with a data release GDPNow utilizes that precedes the release date of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s (BEA) advance estimate of GDP growth.
New home sales fell 7% in December New home sales fell in December, falling 7% below November’s revised rate of 445,000 sales to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 414,000 units, the Commerce Department reported Monday.
4Q GDP Forecasts Project Third Straight Quarter At or Above 3% for First Time Since 2004. In 2014, even a strong 2Q (4.6%) and 3Q (5.2%) growth rate couldn’t offset the contraction in the 1Q and returned weakness in the 4Q (2.0%), bringing the annual rate to 2.7%. If the 4Q for 2017 comes in at the lower end of the regional Federal Reserve forecasts,
Consumer spending rose at an annualized 4.0% in 4Q after rising 2.2% prior quarter, beating estimates of 3.8% (as noted above, this contributed 2.75% of the final 2.88% Q4 GDP number). In terms of numbers that the Fed will focus on, prices of goods and services increased 2.5% in the fourth quarter after increasing 1.7% in the third quarter.
Freddie Mac outlook: Housing activity remains stale Freddie Mac outlook: Housing activity remains stale Megan Hopkins is a Reporter for HousingWire. She has worked as a reporter and copyeditor for publications such as the Baylor Lariat, Focus.
Forecasts Anticipate Another Solid Rise For U.S. Q4 GDP Growth.. based on seven recent estimates (see chart below). This projection marks a modest improvement over the solid 3.0% gain in Q3 and.
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Economy Watch: US GDP Slows in 4Q. That represents a dip from the third quarter, when real GDP increased 3.2 percent, but later estimates, which will be released next month, tend to be revised upward as more complete data comes in.
RadarLogic home prices hit lowest level since 2003 Oil prices plunged close to $33 a barrel on Thursday as crude extended losses on rising US energy stockpiles and China’s weakening currency. At 0615 GMT, US benchmark west texas intermediate (wti) for February delivery was down 88 cents, or 2.59 percent, at $33.09, the lowest since touching $32.40 in December 2008 during the global financial crisis.
And yes, ISM Manufacturing has been trending down for quite some time as you will see in the chart below. GDP Now (Atlanta Fed) +2.6% from Blue Chip Economist Panel The final estimates can move.
Homeownership still considered best long-term investment: Pew And millennials still fall behind Gen Xers and baby boomers in terms of home ownership and having children. but timing the market is not really a smart long-term investment strategy,” he wrote. The.
Shares of Caterpillar (CAT) declined sharply in the trading session following the release of their 4Q ’18 earnings. The earnings report was less than stellar, with both revenue and earnings per share.
A reading below 50 indicates a generally negative outlook with decreasing activity. The CPA Outlook Index is a robust measure of sentiment about the U.S. economy that is supported by the unique insight and knowledge that CEOs, CFOs, Controllers, and other CPA executives have about the prospects for their own organizations, their expectations
A Briefing.com consensus expects nonfarm payrolls to come in at 170,000 and average hourly earnings to increase by 0.3%. You may want to consider watching average hourly earnings, as they are a key.