Richard Leong

Business

Factory Activity in Upper Midwest Jumped in January

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

A measure of factory activity in the U.S. upper Midwest jumped in January, marking a third straight month of manufacturing growth in the region, a private survey released Jan. 31 showed.

Richard Leong | Reuters
January 31, 2017
Government

Atlanta Fed Downgrades Third Quarter GDP View

Brent Lewin/Bloomberg News

NEW YORK — The U.S. economy is on track to grow at a 2.2% annualized rate in the third quarter, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDP Now forecast model showed Sept. 30, following data that showed a surprise drop in construction spending in August.

Richard Leong | Reuters
October 3, 2016