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Gross Domestic Product by Industry: Fourth Quarter 2017

Durable goods manufacturing; construction; and professional, scientific, and technical services were the leading contributors to the increase in U.S. economic growth in the fourth quarter of 2017. 55 more words

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February 2018 Trade Gap is $57.6 Billion

The U.S. monthly international trade deficit increased in February 2018 according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau. The deficit increased from $56.7 billion in January (revised) to $57.6 billion in February, as imports increased more than exports. 205 more words

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U.S. Net International Investment Position Decreased in Fourth Quarter

The U.S. net international investment position decreased to −$7,845.8 billion (preliminary) at the end of the fourth quarter from −$7,739.7 billion (revised) at the end of the third quarter. 120 more words

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Personal Saving Increases in February

Personal income increased 0.4 percent in February, the same increase as in January. Wages and salaries, the largest component of personal income, increased 0.5 percent in February after increasing 0.6 percent in January. 115 more words

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GDP Increases in Fourth Quarter

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased 2.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to the “third” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. 163 more words

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State Personal Income Rises in 2017

State personal income increased 3.1 percent on average in 2017, after increasing 2.3 percent in 2016. In 2017, personal income increased in all states and the District of Columbia except one, North Dakota. 136 more words

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U.S. Current-Account Deficit Increases in Fourth Quarter 2017

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $128.2 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2017 from $101.5 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2017. As a percentage of U.S. 190 more words

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