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P&G, After Slight Sales Gain, Puzzled by Weak U.S. Consumer ... - Wall Street Journal

Published: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:01:12 GMT


Wall Street Journal

P&G, After Slight Sales Gain, Puzzled by Weak U.S. Consumer ...
Wall Street Journal
Procter & Gamble recorded sluggish growth during the first quarter as it battles a challenging market for consumer-goods makers.
Procter & Gamble Puzzled by Decreased Consumer Spending -- UpdateFox Business
Is P&G's slow and steady improvement enough?Cincinnati.com
Procter & Gamble Company (the) - PG - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research

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Housing, utilities, health care push consumer spending — here's how Florida did - Orlando Business Journal

Published: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:02:14 GMT


Housing, utilities, health care push consumer spending — here's how Florida did
Orlando Business Journal
Consumer spending increased an average of 4 percent in 2016, growing the most at 6.2 percent in Utah, according to a new report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Housing, utilities and health care contributed the most to national consumer spending ...

Why Aren't Indonesian Consumers Spending? - Bloomberg

Published: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 00:37:25 GMT


Bloomberg

Why Aren't Indonesian Consumers Spending?
Bloomberg
Spending by consumers and businesses make up half of Indonesia's gross domestic product, and sluggish growth is acting as a handbrake on Southeast Asia's biggest economy. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. sees economic growth of 5.2 percent for this year ...

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How much does the average American consumer spend on Halloween? - Madison.com

Published: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:25:36 GMT


Madison.com

How much does the average American consumer spend on Halloween?
Madison.com
Excluding the winter holidays of Christmas and Hanukkah, consumers anticipate spending the most on Mother's Day ($186.39), Easter ($152), Valentine's Day ($136.57) and Father's Day ($134.75), according to the market research company, Mintel.

Hurricane Harvey curbs US consumer spending; inflation muted - Reuters

Published: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:35:10 GMT


Reuters

Hurricane Harvey curbs US consumer spending; inflation muted
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August likely as Hurricane Harvey weighed on auto sales, while annual inflation increased at its slowest pace in nearly two years, pointing to a moderation in economic growth in the third ...
Fewer auto sales dent consumer spending in August, inflation still weakMarketWatch
US Consumer Spending Soft in August -- 3rd UpdateFox Business
Hurricane Harvey Slows Consumer SpendingCFO

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US consumer spending up weak 0.1% in August - USA TODAY

Published: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:03:42 GMT


USA TODAY

US consumer spending up weak 0.1% in August
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — Consumers barely boosted their spending in August, a sign that overall economic activity could be weaker this quarter. Consumer spending rose just 0.1%, following a much larger 0.3% advance in July, the Commerce Department reported ...

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UK Consumer Spending Resumes Drop as Brexit Uncertainty Weighs - Bloomberg

Published: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 05:21:27 GMT


Bloomberg

UK Consumer Spending Resumes Drop as Brexit Uncertainty Weighs
Bloomberg
“Despite a slight uptick in U.K. consumer spending in August, the story of the past few months has been one of wariness,” said Kevin Jenkins, U.K. and Ireland Managing Director at Visa. September continues the “recent trend of belt tightening, as the ...
UK consumer spending spikes up in September, but trend gloomy: VisaReuters
UK Consumer Spending Falls In September Signaling Continued Weakness In EconomyMarkets Insider
Consumer spending fell again in September but hotels got a boost from the weak poundCity A.M.
Daily Mail -Irish Examiner -Gears Of Biz
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French consumer spending unexpectedly declines - MarketWatch

Published: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:06:01 GMT


French consumer spending unexpectedly declines
MarketWatch
PARIS--French consumer spending was weaker than expected over the summer, statistics showed Friday, indicating that the eurozone's second-largest economy may be losing the momentum it built in the first half of the year. Consumer spending in the ...

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US Consumer Spending Cools on Drop in Vehicle Purchases - Bloomberg

Published: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:44:44 GMT


Bloomberg

US Consumer Spending Cools on Drop in Vehicle Purchases
Bloomberg
The latest results indicate household spending, which accounts for about 70 percent of the economy, may struggle to match the momentum of the second quarter. Inflation-adjusted income, after taxes, dropped 0.1 percent in August, the first decrease this ...

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Here's how Houston consumer spending fared during Harvey - Houston Business Journal

Published: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:56:32 GMT


Houston Business Journal

Here's how Houston consumer spending fared during Harvey
Houston Business Journal
Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas on Aug. 25 and then dropped over 50 inches of rain in some areas of greater Houston. Homes and businesses flooded — and consumer spending plummeted in Houston and nearby areas, according to an economic ...

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