Monday March 30, 2015
US consumer spending barely rose in February as households boosted savings to their highest level in more than two years, the latest sign that the economy hit a soft patch in the first quarter.
Friday March 27, 2015
US economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously estimated, with businesses cutting back on inventory and equipment investment.
Thursday March 12, 2015
US retail sales fell for the third month in a row in February as severe winter weather gripped large parts of the country, new figures show.
Monday March 02, 2015
US consumer spending and incomes rose in January as a decline in consumer prices picked up speed, Commerce Department data released today showed.
Friday February 27, 2015
US economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter amid a slow pace of stock accumulation by businesses and a wider trade deficit.
Thursday February 26, 2015
US consumer prices in January posted their biggest drop since 2008 as petrol prices continued to tumble.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
US producer prices recorded their biggest decline in more than five years in January on plunging energy costs, pointing to very benign inflation in the near term that could argue against raising interest rates.
Thursday February 12, 2015
US retail sales fell for the second straight month in January, pulled lower by falling gasoline prices, the country's Commerce Department has said.
Thursday February 05, 2015
The US trade deficit in December widened sharply to its highest level since 2012 as imports rose despite a lower energy bill, which could see the fourth-quarter growth estimate revised down.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
New orders for US factory goods fell for a fifth straight month in December, but a smaller-than-previously reported drop in business spending plans supported views of a rebound in the months ahead.