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Slow consumer spending causes weak U.S. GDP growth in first quarter - Omaha World-Herald

Published: Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:06:53 GMT


Omaha World-Herald

Slow consumer spending causes weak U.S. GDP growth in first quarter
Omaha World-Herald
The sharp slowdown in consumer spending in the first quarter was attributed to a collection of temporary factors: warmer weather, which shrank spending on heating bills; a drop-off in auto sales after a strong fourth quarter; and a delay in sending out ...
US first-quarter growth weakest in three yearsCNBC
US GDP Growth Slowed on Tepid Consumer Spending -- UpdateFox Business
US Economic Growth Slips to Its Slowest in 3 Years on Weak Consumer SpendingFortune
Normangee Star -pppFocus -Bureau of Economic Analysis -Bureau of Economic Analysis
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US first quarter growth weakest in three years as consumer spending falters - Reuters

Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:47:40 GMT


Reuters

US first quarter growth weakest in three years as consumer spending falters
Reuters
WASHINGTON The U.S. economy grew at its weakest pace in three years in the first quarter as consumer spending almost stalled, but a surge in business investment and wage growth suggested activity would regain momentum as the year progresses.

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GDP Growth Slowed as Consumer Spending Lagged - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:50:45 GMT


GDP Growth Slowed as Consumer Spending Lagged
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
The U.S. economy stumbled during the first months of the year, as consumers reined in spending despite a rise in household confidence and a surge in stock prices that greeted the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Gross domestic product, a broad ...

Public Lands Are Responsible For Billions In Consumer Spending ... - CleanTechnica

Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:33:27 GMT


CleanTechnica

Public Lands Are Responsible For Billions In Consumer Spending ...
CleanTechnica
Three decades ago, a presidential commission delivered an important message to Americans about their connection to the great outdoors. It described the ...

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French Consumer Spending Drops Unexpectedly in March | Fox ... - Fox Business

Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:07:00 GMT


French Consumer Spending Drops Unexpectedly in March | Fox ...
Fox Business
French consumer spending dropped unexpectedly in March as households cut back on energy spending during an unseasonably mild start to the year.

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P&G profit falls on strong dollar, slow consumer spending - Reuters

Published: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:04:51 GMT


Reuters

P&G profit falls on strong dollar, slow consumer spending
Reuters
N), maker of Tide detergent and Gillette razors, reported an 8.3 percent fall in third-quarter profit hurt by a strong dollar and slowing economic growth that dampened consumer spending in several countries. Economic and political uncertainties - from ...
Slowed Consumer Spending Takes A Bite Out Of The Big BrandsPYMNTS.com
Procter & Gamble profit falls on strong U.S. dollar, slow consumer spendingBNN

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Stocks Mostly Lower After Anemic Consumer Spending Drags Down ... - TheStreet.com

Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:37:55 GMT


TheStreet.com

Stocks Mostly Lower After Anemic Consumer Spending Drags Down ...
TheStreet.com
Stocks were mostly lower on Friday after U.S. economic growth in the first quarter slowed sharply, the worst growth in three years. The S&P 500 was down 0.08% ...

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Report: Outdoor recreation beats pharmaceuticals for consumer spending - BizWest Media

Published: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:06:04 GMT


BizWest Media

Report: Outdoor recreation beats pharmaceuticals for consumer spending
BizWest Media
BOULDER — The outdoor recreation industry has an $887 billion impact on consumer spending annually, according to a report released Tuesday by the Outdoor Industry Association. In the U.S., 7.6 million jobs stem from outdoor recreation, as does $65.3 ...
Outdoor recreation economy generates $887 billion in consumer spending annually, supports 7.6 million American jobsYubaNet
Report: Outdoor recreation accounts for $51B in New EnglandVirginian-Pilot

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Houston's consumer spending dropped 2.59 percent in January ... - Chron.com

Published: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:08:37 GMT


Chron.com

Houston's consumer spending dropped 2.59 percent in January ...
Chron.com
Houston's year-over-year consumer spending dropped 2.59 percent in January, according to a report released Thursday by the JPMorgan Chase Institute.
JPMorgan Chase Institute's Local Consumer Commerce Index ...Yahoo Finance

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U.K. Consumer Spending Power Weakens; Economy Forecast to Cool - Bloomberg

Published: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:06:01 GMT


Bloomberg

U.K. Consumer Spending Power Weakens; Economy Forecast to Cool
Bloomberg
Inflation is already weighing on consumer spending, with data on Friday showing U.K. retail sales plunged the most in seven years in the first three months of 2017. The pressure on households doesn't bode well for an economy that relies heavily on ...
Brexit: Consumer confidence falls as inflation hits UK households ...The Independent
UK wage growth almost disappears as higher inflation bitesPress TV
Consumers more wary as rising prices threaten British spending ...City A.M.

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