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The U.S. trade deficit increased 13.3 percent in June, as Americans imported a record number of automobiles and more fuel. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DAVID RAMOS

Trade gap in U.S. widened in July from almost four-year low

WASHINGTON – The trade deficit in the United States widened in July from an almost four-year low as imports rebounded and exports cooled. The gap...
INCREASING INTEREST RATES seem to be having a negative effect on home sales in the U.S., as July saw the second consecutive decline in the pending home sale index produced by the National Association of Realtors. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

Pending sales of existing homes in U.S. dropped 1.3% in July

WASHINGTON - Fewer Americans signed contracts in July to buy previously owned homes, a sign that rising mortgage rates are starting to slow momentum...
NEW HOME SALES in the U.S. fell in July by the most in more than three years. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/JACOB KEPLER

Sales of new homes in U.S. fell more than forecast in...

WASHINGTON – Purchases of new U.S. homes plunged in July by the most in more than three years and previous months were revised down,...
SALES OF PREVIOUSLY OWNED HOMES rose at the fastest pace since November 2009 in July. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TY WRIGHT

Previously owned U.S. home sales rise to highest since 2009

WASHINGTON -- Sales of previously owned U.S. homes climbed more than forecast in July to the fastest pace since November 2009 as more buyers...
NEW-HOME CONSTRUCTION grew in the U.S. in July due to a rebound in multifamily building projects. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TIM BOYLE

Housing starts rise on rebound in U.S. multifamily projects

WASHINGTON -- New-home construction in the U.S. climbed in July, reflecting a rebound in multifamily projects that overshadowed a slowdown in single-family properties. Housing starts...

Manufacturing in U.S. expands at fastest pace in two years

WASHINGTON -- Manufacturing in the U.S. expanded at the fastest pace in more than two years as orders and production jumped, indicating more factories...

Consumer sentiment in U.S. increases to 6-year high in July

WASHINGTON -- Consumer confidence unexpectedly increased in July to the highest level in six years as Americans’ views of their finances improved. The Thomson Reuters/University...
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION in the U.S. rose by the most in four months in June, a signal that the country's manufacturing will improve in the second half of 2013.  / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TY WRIGHT

Industrial production in U.S. rises by most in 4 months

WASHINGTON - Industrial production rose in June by the most in four months, signaling U.S. manufacturing is improving heading into the second half of...

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