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The Federal Reserve in its Beige Book on Wednesday reported few signs of an uptick in inflation Reports from all 12 Federal Reserve Districts indicated that economic activity increased in September through early October, with the pace of growth split between modest and moderate. The Richmond,...

Housingstarts-US-101817.jpg With Hurricanes Harvey and Irma disrupting new residential construction in the South, the Commerce Department released a report on Wednesday showing a substantial decrease in housing starts in the month of September. The Commerce Department said housing starts plunged by 4.7 percent.

After reporting an unexpected drop in new residential construction in the U.S. in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Wednesday showing housing starts continued to see substantial weakness in the month of September.

NAHB-MarketIndex-101717.jpg Homebuilder confidence in the U.S. has unexpectedly seen an improvement in the month of October, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Tuesday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index surged up to 68 in October after dropping to 64 in September.

Industrialproduction-US-101717.jpg After reporting a notable decrease in U.S. industrial production in the previous month, the Federal Reserve released a report on Tuesday showing production rebounded by slightly more than expected in the month of September. The report said production rose by 0.3 percent in September after sliding by 0.7 percent in August.

ImportExport-US-101717.jpg U.S. import and export prices both increased by more than anticipated in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday. The report said import prices climbed by 0.7 percent in September after rising by 0.6 percent in August.

U.S. import and export prices both increased by more than anticipated in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday.

empirestatemanufacturing-101617.jpg A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Monday said manufacturing firms in New York reported that business activity continued to expand strongly in the month of October. The New York Fed said its general business conditions index climbed to 30.2 in October from 24.4 in September.

A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Monday said manufacturing firms in New York reported that business activity continued to expand strongly in the month of October.

Consumer-shopping-101317.jpg Consumer sentiment in the U.S. has unexpectedly seen a significant increase in the month of October, according to a report released by the University of Michigan on Friday. The report said the consumer sentiment index jumped to 101.1 in October after dipping to 95.1 in September.

BusinessInventories-101317.jpg Business inventories in the U.S. rose in line with economist estimates in the month of August, the Commerce Department revealed in a report on Friday. The Commerce Department said business inventories climbed by 0.7 percent in August.

Consumerprices-US-101317.jpg Consumer prices in the U.S. increased by slightly less than expected in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday. The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.5 percent.

Retailsales-US-101317.jpg With gasoline prices showing a substantial increase, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing a significant jump in retail sales in the U.S. in the month of September. The Commerce Department said retail sales surged up by 1.6 percent.

Consumer prices in the U.S. increased by slightly less than expected in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday.

With gasoline prices showing a substantial increase, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing a significant jump in retail sales in the U.S. in the month of September.

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