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HousingStarts-111717.jpg New residential construction in the U.S. jumped by much more than expected in the month of October, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday. The report said housing starts spiked by 13.7 percent to an annual rate of 1.290 million in October from a revised 1.135 million...

New residential construction in the U.S. jumped by much more than expected in the month of October, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday. The report said housing starts spiked by 13.7 percent to an annual rate of 1.290 million in October from a revised 1.135 million...

NAHB-Housing-110617.jpg Homebuilder confidence in the U.S. unexpectedly improved in the month of November, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Thursday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index rose to 70 in November from 68 in October. Economists had expected the...

IndustrialProduction-US-111617.jpg Industrial production in the U.S. increased by more than anticipated in the month of October, the Federal Reserve revealed in a report released on Thursday. The report said industrial production climbed by 0.9 percent in October after rising by an upwardly revised 0.4 percent in September. Economists...

PhiladelphiafedIndex-111617.jpg Growth in Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity slowed by more than expected in the month of November, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday. The Philly Fed said its diffusion index for current manufacturing activity in the region dropped to 22.7...

ImportExport-US-111617.jpg A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed U.S. import prices rose by less than expected in the month of October. The Labor Department said import prices rose by 0.2 percent in October after climbing by 0.8 percent in September. Economists had expected import prices to increase by...

Joblessclaims-US-111617.jpg First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly increased in the week ended November 11th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday. The report said initial jobless claims rose to 249,000, an increase of 10,000 from the previous week's unrevised level of 239,000....

Industrial production in the U.S. increased by more than anticipated in the month of October, the Federal Reserve revealed in a report released on Thursday.

Growth in Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity slowed by more than expected in the month of November, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday.

A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed U.S. import prices rose by less than expected in the month of October.

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly increased in the week ended November 11th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday.

BusinessInvemtories-111517.jpg With a drop in retail inventories offsetting increases in manufacturing and wholesale inventories, the Commerce Department released a report on Wednesday showing U.S. business inventories were unchanged in the month of September. The Commerce Department said business inventories were flat in September...

Empirestatemanuf-111517.jpg Growth in New York manufacturing activity slowed by more than anticipated in the month of November, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Wednesday. The New York Fed said its general business conditions index dropped to 19.4 in November from 30.2 in October, although...

CPI-US-111517.jpg A key measure of U.S. inflation picked up in October, paving way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates before year's end. The Labor Department said its consumer price index inched up by 0.1 percent in October after climbing by 0.5 percent in September. The modest increase in consumer...

Retailsales-US-111517.jpg Retail sales in the U.S. unexpectedly increased in the month of October, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Wednesday. The Commerce Department said retail sales rose by 0.2 percent in October after spiking by an upwardly revised 1.9 percent in September. Economists had...

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