Data Round-Up: Real Equipment Spending Up =5% in 17Q1; Total GDP Growth Only +0.5%

posted by Michael Lewis on April 27, 2017

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Today’s data confirm that the equipment sector, which has under-performed for the past few years, is gaining momentum


FMI’s analyses of today’s March Durable Goods Orders and March Advance Indicators (Goods-Trade, Retail & Wholesale Inventories) reports, as well as the latest Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results. 

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