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Japan government lowers assessment of consumer spending - Reuters

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:56:00 GMT


Reuters

Japan government lowers assessment of consumer spending
Reuters
TOKYO Japan's government lowered its assessment of consumer spending in February, the first downgrade in 11 months, as some shoppers have become increasingly frugal in the face of rising food prices. The government left unchanged its overall ...

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Japanese government lowers assessment of consumer spending in latest report - ForexLive

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:46:02 GMT


Japanese government lowers assessment of consumer spending in latest report
ForexLive
Japanese government lowers assessment of consumer spending in latest report. Thu 23 Feb 2017 08:44:52 GMT. Author: Mike Paterson | Category: News. Author: Mike Paterson. share. Japanese government report for Feb now out 23 Feb. first downgrade in ...

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Premium Friday campaign kicks off in effort to boost consumer spending - The Japan Times

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:47:45 GMT


The Japan Times

Premium Friday campaign kicks off in effort to boost consumer spending
The Japan Times
Starting Friday, many workers in Japan, notorious for its culture of overwork, will have a chance to start the weekend early, albeit once a month, for a trip to an onsen (hot springs), a shopping spree or simply dining out with family and friends. The ...

Diverse Offerings Amp Up Consumer Spending on Recreation - PR Newswire (press release)

Published: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:08:39 GMT


Diverse Offerings Amp Up Consumer Spending on Recreation
PR Newswire (press release)
CLEVELAND, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- US consumer spending on recreation services is forecast to rise 3.4% annually to 2021, according to Recreation: ...

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Swelling household debt likely to slow consumer spending: Conference Board - The Globe and Mail

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:47:45 GMT


News Talk 770 Calgary

Swelling household debt likely to slow consumer spending: Conference Board
The Globe and Mail
Consumer spending growth helped bolster Canada's economy in 2016, despite sluggish job growth and wage gains – but swelling household debt will limit that spending growth going forward, the Conference Board of Canada said Thursday. In its annual ...
Oil will help Alberta's economy lead Canada in 2017. But that won't translate into more jobsNews Talk 770 Calgary
Alberta economy on road to recovery, conference board says ...Edmonton Sun
Economic growth in Alberta forecast at 2.8 percent this year, the fastest of all provinces630ched.com

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How Is Consumer Spending Trending? - Market Realist

Published: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 21:32:38 GMT


Market Realist

How Is Consumer Spending Trending?
Market Realist
Consumer spending accounts for the majority (~70%) of the US economy. In 4Q16, consumer spending rose 2.8% YoY (year-over-year), lower than expected and lower than the 4.2% YoY growth seen in 2Q16. However, it is in line with the average growth ...

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Tough Consumer Spending Environment And Its Potential Impact ... - Seeking Alpha

Published: Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:58:42 GMT


Seeking Alpha

Tough Consumer Spending Environment And Its Potential Impact ...
Seeking Alpha
Home Depot, the largest do-it-yourself retailer, has logged 15 straight quarters of growth in revenues and earnings, and is expected to make it 16 when it relea.

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Strong Consumer Spending Spurs Malaysia's Growth to 1-Year High ... - Bloomberg

Published: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:16:40 GMT


Bloomberg

Strong Consumer Spending Spurs Malaysia's Growth to 1-Year High ...
Bloomberg
Malaysia's economy grew at the fastest pace in a year last quarter, as stronger consumer spending and an export recovery helped counter falling government ...
Strong consumer spending spurs Malaysia's growth to one-year ...Malay Mail Online

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US Retail Sales Weakened: Will It Impact Consumer Spending ... - Market Realist

Published: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:25:39 GMT


Market Realist

US Retail Sales Weakened: Will It Impact Consumer Spending ...
Market Realist
According to a report from the US Census Bureau, US retail sales rose 0.4% in January 2017 as compared to a 0.6% rise in December 2016.
Consumers Can't Spend Confidence | Seeking AlphaSeeking Alpha

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Post-Holiday US Consumer Spending Shows Typical Decline | Gallup - Gallup

Published: Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:19:46 GMT


Post-Holiday US Consumer Spending Shows Typical Decline | Gallup
Gallup
Americans' average daily self-reports of consumer spending dropped from $105 in December to $88 in January, a typical decline in the post-holiday season.

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