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March 17, 2017 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity continued on an upward trend in the last quarter of 2016, but at a slower pace, as the first estimate of real gross domestic product (GDP) from the Bureau of Economic Analysis documented. Preliminary figures indicated that GDP rose at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, on par with the average 1.9 percent […]

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Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity continued on an upward trend in the last quarter of 2016, but at a slower pace, as the first estimate of real gross domestic product (GDP) from the Bureau of Economic Analysis documented. Preliminary figures indicated that GDP rose at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, on par with the average 1.9 percent […]

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March 13, 2017 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic growth remained positive in the fourth quarter of 2016, but momentum slipped from the upbeat pace of the third quarter. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s first estimate. The fourth quarter increase in economic activity stemmed from moderately positive contributions […]

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Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic growth remained positive in the fourth quarter of 2016, but momentum slipped from the upbeat pace of the third quarter. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s first estimate. The fourth quarter increase in economic activity stemmed from moderately positive contributions […]

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March 1, 2017 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity continued on an upward trend in the last quarter of 2016, but at a slower pace, as the first estimate of real gross domestic product (GDP) from the Bureau of Economic Analysis documented. Preliminary figures indicated that GDP rose at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, on par with the average 1.9 percent […]

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Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity continued on an upward trend in the last quarter of 2016, but at a slower pace, as the first estimate of real gross domestic product (GDP) from the Bureau of Economic Analysis documented. Preliminary figures indicated that GDP rose at an annual rate of 1.9 percent, on par with the average 1.9 percent […]

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March 10, 2016 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic performance for the fourth quarter of 2015 was upwardly revised this past week by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced 1.0 percent on an annual basis, up from the initial estimate of 0.7 percent. Payroll employment rose at the strongest pace in the last stretch of the year, adding […]

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March 4, 2016 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity momentum decelerated in the last quarter of 2015. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at an annual rate of 1.0 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s second estimate. International trade felt the impact of the stronger dollar in the fourth quarter. Exports declined by 2.7 percent, while imports also declined 0.6 […]

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December 11, 2015 Posted by: George Ratiu, Director, Quantitative and Commercial Research

Economic activity slowed in the third quarter of this year. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at a recently revised annual rate of 2.1 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s estimate. In comparison, second quarter growth measured 3.9 percent, while the third quarter 2014 rate of growth was 4.3 percent. International trade took […]

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June 1, 2015 Posted by: Lawrence Yun, PhD., Chief Economist and Senior Vice President

Construction spending kicked higher in April to its highest level in over 6 years.  Everything real estate is coming alive.  More gains are in the cards for later in the year since home construction will no doubt increase from the shortage of housing inventory.  Commercial real estate construction is also needed since vacancy rates across […]

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