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U.S. consumer credit increased less than forecast in June

WASHINGTON – United States consumer debt rose less than forecast in June as Americans whittled away at their credit-card balances following a big bump...
THE ODDS of an oncoming global recession are rising amid a continuing trade dispute between the U.S. and China. / BLOOMBERG NEWS

World economy edges closer to a recession as trade dread deepens

WASHINGTON – The escalating trade war between the United States and China is nudging the world economy toward its first recession in a decade...
THE U.S. trade gap with China increased from $30.1 to $30.2 billion in June, seasonally adjusted. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/TIM RUE

U.S. goods trade deficit widens to 5-month high in June

WASHINGTON – America’s merchandise trade deficit with China widened slightly in June to a five-month high, government figures showed Friday, a day after President...
THE U.S. ECONOMY expanded at a 2.1% annualized rate in the 2019 second quarter, driven in large part by increased consumer spending. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE

U.S. growth slows to 2.1% as trade tensions weigh on businesses

WASHINGTON – U.S. economic growth slowed in the second quarter by less than forecast as consumer spending topped estimates, though weaker business investment and exports...
UNITED STATES jobless claims rose to 216,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

U.S. jobless claims edge up to 216,000, matching projections

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits rose slightly while still remaining around a historically low level that’s consistent with a tight labor...
THE UNITED STATES budget deficit widened by 23% to $747.1 billion in the first nine months of the fiscal year,/ BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. budget gap widens to $747B in 9 months through June

WASHINGTON – The United States budget deficit widened by 23% to $747.1 billion in the first nine months of the fiscal year, as rising...
U.S. CONSUMER DEBT Total credit rose $17.1 billion in May. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO

U.S. consumer borrowing climbs on bigger credit card balances

WASHINGTON – United States consumer debt climbed in May at about the same pace as a month earlier, led by the largest advance in...
THE UNITED STATES trade deficit increased 8.4% in May to $55.5 billion. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/QILAI SHEN

U.S. trade gap widens by more than forecast to highest in...

WASHINGTON – The United States trade deficit widened by more than forecast to a five-month high as imports surged the most since 2015, illustrating...
THE INSTITUTE for Supply Management factory gauge index fell to 51.7 in June, showing signs of slowing growth while still indicating expansion. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/TY WRIGHT

U.S. factory gauge drops less than forecast but orders stall

WASHINGTON – A gauge of United States factory activity fell in June by less than forecast as output and jobs improved though new orders...
SALES OF NEW single-family homes in the U.S. dropped 7.8% to a 626,000 annualized pace in May. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

U.S. new-home sales fall to five-month low, missing estimates

WASHINGTON – Sales of new United States homes fell to a five-month low in May, adding to signs of weakness in the sector despite...
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