Monthly Archives: December 2015

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Third Quarter GDP Increased at Annual Rate of 2%

BEA Reports Third Quarter GDP Increased According to the “third” and final estimate of third quarter GDP by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), the value of goods and services produced by the nation’s economy, less the value of goods and services used up in production, adjusted for price changes, the third quarter GDP increased [...]

2015-12-31T14:51:54+00:00Uncategorized|

Declines in Production-Related Indicators

Declines in Production-Related Indicators Slows Economic Activity Led by declines in production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) moved down to-0.30 in November from -0.17 in October. The index’s three month moving average (CFNAI-MA3) decreased to -0.20 in November from -0.18 in October. November’s CFNAI-MA3 suggests growth in national economic activity was somewhat [...]

2015-12-25T10:40:26+00:00Uncategorized|

Oil Prices Dropped

Oil Prices Dropped to Their Lowest Levels in 7 Years Oil prices dropped to their lowest levels in 7 years on expectations that producers will continue pumping crude in an already oversupplied market.. WSJ Federal Deficit The federal government incurred a deficit of $64.6 billion in November, bringing the total deficit through the first two [...]

2015-12-11T09:07:52+00:00A View|