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U.S. housing starts rebounded strongly in July, suggesting the housing recovery was back on track after stalling in the second half of last year.
U.S. consumer prices barely rose in July as declining energy costs partially offset increases in food and rents.
U.S. consumer sentiment fell to its lowest since November but a read of current economic conditions rose to its highest since July 2007.
U.S. industrial production edged higher in July, as production of auto parts and motor vehicles jumped.
Manufacturing activity in New York State improved in August, albeit at a slower pace than expected.
U.S. producer prices rose marginally in July as a decline in the cost of energy goods offset higher food prices.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, as July import prices fell on lower petroleum costs.
Business inventories rose in June, but modest gains at non-automobile retailers suggested second quarter growth could be revised lower.
U.S. retail sales were unexpectedly flat in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy.
U.S. wholesale inventories rose less than expected in June, which could have an impact on the growth estimate for the second-quarter.
U.S. nonfarm productivity rebounded more strongly than expected in the second quarter, but unit labor costs slowed sharply.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a strengthening of the labor market.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed more than expected as petroleum imports dropped to a 3-1/2 year low, suggesting trade is less of a drag on growth.
The U.S. services sector hit its highest in 8-1/2 years in July, boosted by growth in business activity.
U.S. manufacturing expanded at the fastest pace in more than 3 years, boosted by a jump in its new orders and employment readings.
U.S. consumer sentiment edged down in July, while an index of consumer expectations weakened for a third straight month, a survey released on Friday showed.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in July, but the pace of growth slipped from the previous month, an industry report showed on Friday.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose modestly last week, data showed Thursday.
Argentina failed to strike a deal to avert its second default in over 12 years after talks with holdout creditors ended without a settlement.
U.S. economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, which may bolster views for the remainder of the year.