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THE U.S. GOODS TRADE deficit decreased to $66.5 billion in October from $70.5 billion the prior month. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/TIM RUE

U.S. goods trade deficit narrowed in Oct. as imports plunged

WASHINGTON – The United States merchandise-trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed to the lowest in more than a year as imports plummeted, signaling the impact of...

U.S. factory output declines by most since April on GM strike

WASHINGTON - United States manufacturing output slumped in October by the most in six months as an auto workers' strike at General Motors Co....
U.S. CONSUMER CREDIT increased $9.5 billion in September, the slowest growth rate since June 2018. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DAVID PAUL MORRIS

U.S. consumer credit rises at slowest pace since June 2018

WASHINGTON – United States consumer credit rose in September at the slowest rate since mid-2018 as Americans carried smaller credit card balances. Total credit increased...
OVERALL U.S. trade deficit in goods and services shrank to a five-month low of $52.5 billion in September, despite U.S. exports to China dropping 10% to a five-month low. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ PATRICK T. FALLON

U.S. trade with China tumbled in Sept. after fresh tariffs

WASHINGTON – United States trade with China nosedived in September after President Donald Trump escalated the trade war with fresh tariffs on consumer items,...
U.S CONSUMER confidence fell to a four-month low in October. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ ARIANA LINDQUIST

U.S. consumer confidence unexpectedly falls to lowest since June

WASHINGTON – United States consumer confidence unexpectedly fell to a four-month low as economic expectations dimmed, a warning sign that the consumer spending that’s...
THE U.S. BUDGET DEFICIT 26% to $984 billion in 12 months through September. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. annual budget deficit nears $1T with 26% rise

WASHINGTON – The United States budget deficit widened to almost $1 trillion in the latest fiscal year, surging to the highest level since 2012...
U.S. BOOKINGS for all durable goods declined 1.1% year over year in September. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

U.S. business-equipment orders drop second month, miss forecast

WASHINGTON – Orders placed with United States factories for business equipment declined for a second straight month and shipments matched the biggest drop since...
PRODUCTION at U.S. factories declined 0.5% in September. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

U.S. factory output falls most in 5 months on GM strike

WASHINGTON – Production at United States factories fell in September by the most in five months, depressed by an autoworkers’ strike at General Motors...
UNITED STATES private payrolls expanded by 114,000 in September. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/

U.S. payrolls miss estimates as wages cool in sign of downshift

WASHINGTON – United States private hiring was less than forecast in September as wage gains cooled, offering a warning that the record-long expansion may...
UNITED STATES jobless claims increased 4,000 to 219,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

U.S. jobless claims edge up, though labor market remains tight

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits rose to a four-week high, another sign of potential labor market weakness ahead of the monthly...
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