US Economic Growth Revised Up to 3.5% Pace in Third Quarter

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The U.S. economy expanded more than previously reported last quarter on bigger contributions from a range of factors such as services spending, intellectual property and construction by state and local governments.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
December 22, 2016

US Economy Expanded More Than Previously Reported on Sunnier Consumer Spending

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The U.S. economy expanded last quarter more than previously reported on a sunnier picture of household spending, the primary growth engine.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 29, 2016

US Economic Growth Rebounds on Inventory, Export Boost


U.S. economic growth picked up in the third quarter after an uninspiring first half of the year as a build in inventories and a soybean-related jump in exports helped cushion softer household spending.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
October 28, 2016

Smaller US Trade Deficit Adds to Chances of Bigger GDP Rebound

Rich Clement/Bloomberg News

Tracking estimates of third-quarter U.S. growth are rising because of a shrinking merchandise trade deficit, though a drop in September imports shows a step back in underlying demand in the economy.

Scott Lanman | Bloomberg News
October 26, 2016

Atlanta Fed Downgrades Third Quarter GDP View

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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

Economy Expanded at Revised 1.4% Rate in Second Quarter

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The U.S. economy expanded more in the second quarter than previously estimated, reflecting a smaller drag from business spending on structures and equipment.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
September 29, 2016

Revised Second-Quarter Figures Show 1.1% GDP Growth

The U.S. economy grew less than previously reported last quarter on lower government outlays and a bigger depletion of inventories, capping a sluggish first-half performance propped up mainly by consumer spending.

August 26, 2016

Economy Grew Less-Than-Forecast 1.2% in Second Quarter

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The U.S. economy expanded less than forecast in the second quarter after a weaker start to the year than previously estimated as companies slimmed down inventories and remained wary of investing amid shaky global demand.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
July 29, 2016

First Quarter US Economic Growth Exceeds Previous Estimate

Ken James/Bloomberg News

The world’s largest economy expanded more than previously projected in the first quarter as improved performance in trade and business investment more than made up for weaker consumer spending.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
June 28, 2016
Government, Business

US Economy Grew Faster Than Anticipated in First Quarter

The U.S. economy expanded at a slightly faster pace in the first quarter than previously estimated, as gross domestic product rose at a 0.8% annualized rate in the three months ended in March.

May 27, 2016