All Posts Tagged: industrial production
It is hard to believe but April retail sales were even worse than our already below consensus forecast for April. Retail sales dropped off a cliff last month, plunging 16.4% after dropping 8.3% in March. The March decline broke records last month and April’s sales declines were nearly twice as bad for retailers.Read More ›
What are the near-term prospects for the U.S. economy? Is the glass half-full or half-empty? It’s a tough call.
Right now both answers probably are correct.
Does a weakening manufacturing sector hint at a coming economic slowdown? Find out in the U.S. Outlook.Read More ›
December industrial production handily beat consensus expectations, increasing 0.9% in December.Read More ›