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Monday, July 25, 2016

LIA Economic Reports

7/01/2016


Economic data for the US economy has been quite mixed of late. First quarter GDP was revised upward to 1.1 percent, boosted by net exports. READ MORE

6/01/2016


Consumer spending has been the most positive economic news of late. READ MORE

5/01/2016


Recent economic news has been decidedly mixed. First quarter GDP grew by just 0.5 percent, missing expectations. READ MORE

4/04/2016


The manufacturing sector may at last be in recovery mode, showing its first expansion since last September, and this trend reflects stronger exports. READ MORE

3/07/2016


The most recent economic news has been mixed. Fourth quarter 2015 GDP was revised upward, but still came in at just 1.0 percent. READ MORE

2/01/2016


The New Year witnessed a sharp decline in the stock market amid renewed concerns over global economic growth and falling oil prices. READ MORE