Data Round-Up: Real Equipment Spending Headed for Respectable +5% Gain in 18Q1

posted by Michael Lewis on February 27, 2018

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Durable goods and advance goods trade add to the recent set of disappointing “hard” data for early 2018.


FMI’s analyses of today’s January Durable Goods Orders, January Advance Indicators (Goods-trade, wholesale & retail inventories), and December House Prices reports, as well as a review of the Conference Board’s February Consumer Confidence/Jobs Outlook poll.

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