NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. Economic growth in the United States accelerated in the second quarter to a 2.3 percent annual rate, backed by solid consumer demand. That's really what the market price action is about, "said David Ader, fixed income strategist at CRT Capital in Stamford, Connecticut.» Read More
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