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Consumer spending slows, but inflation is rising

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer spending barely rose in February amid delays in the payment of income tax refunds, yet the biggest annual increase in inflation in…

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U.S. jobless claims rise; import prices sharply weaker

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, yet remained at levels associated with a healthy labor market. Other data…

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U.S. factory orders rebound on strong demand for aircraft

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New orders for U.S. factory goods rebounded strongly in June on robust demand for transportation equipment & other goods, a hopeful sign for the…

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U.S. manufacturing may be stabilizing; housing gains steam

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A gauge of U.S. business investment spending plans rose in May, a tentative sign that the manufacturing sector was stabilizing after hitting a soft…

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Jobless claims hover near 15-year low, boost growth outlook

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits held near a 15-year low last week in a sign that the labor market…

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U.S. factory orders rebound solidly, but trend still soft

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New orders for U.S. factory goods recorded their biggest increase in eight months in March, boosted by demand for transportation equipment, yet the underlying…

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U.S. third-quarter growth likely to be revised higher on services data

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. economic growth was likely stronger in the third quarter than previously reported, according to data on Wednesday that showed spending on services expanding…

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U.S. jobs market holds firm; factory activity slows a bit

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New claims for U.S. unemployment benefits held below 300,000 for a sixth straight week last week, suggesting the labor market was shrugging off jitters…

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Vanguard, BlackRock may reap billions from Pimco after Gross exit

By Ross Kerber & Luciana Lopez NEW YORK/BOSTON – Vanguard Group & BlackRock Inc could be prime destinations for hundreds of billions of dollars in assets that may flee Pimco…

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Sturdy U.S. factory, services data bolster growth picture

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. manufacturing activity hovered at a near 4-1/2-year high in September & factory employment surged, supporting views of sturdy economic growth this quarter. The…

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