Thousands of points higher on the Dow, and GDP in the 4’s or even 5’s. The US Dollar Index, which has already suffered heavy losses amid pricing of rate cut expectations, ignored those comments and.
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The first quarter’s strong 3.2% growth was boosted by one-time factors: Imports dropped following a fourth-quarter rush to bring in goods from China before tariffs took effect, which also made.
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Although the third-quarter estimate was modestly stronger than the forecast. of an unexpected slowing in final sales (U.S. GDP less inventory investment), firms. prices and a rising value of the U.S. dollar (which helps lower import prices).. The unemployment rate is forecast to average 3.6 percent in the fourth quarter of .
· Economists expect a reading in line with last month’s. Final fourth quarter U.S. GDP data comes out on Thursday, and is expected to be revised down slightly, to a 2.5% growth rate.
· According to the BEA’s “third” and final GDP estimate for 2018, real U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter was an average 2.2%%, down 0.4 percentage points from the “initial” estimate released in February and the brushed-up growth of 3.4% in the third quarter.
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A major headwind for the global economy is the lingering trade war between the United States and China. The IMF thinks that the inability to come to an agreement. thinks that market expectations.
However it was not meant to be, and as the BEA reported moments ago, the first estimate of Q4 GDP came in at 2.6%, missing expectations and below last quarter’s 3.2% GDP print, and the lowest since the first quarter of 2017, largely as a result of a surging trade deficit in the fourth quarter.