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U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, May 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that total May exports of $195.5 billion and imports of $239.8 billion resulted in a goods and services deficit of $44.4 billion, down from $47.0 billion in April, revised. May expor......
U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2014, year 2013, and annual revisions
The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2014 was -$5,539.3 billion (preliminary) as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, the net position was -$5,383.0 billion (revised). The $156.3 bill......
Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 1st quarter 2014
Real spending on travel and tourism turned down in the first quarter of 2014, decreasing at an annual rate of 1.0 percent after increasing 4.5 percent (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2013. Growth in real gross domestic product (GDP) also experienced a downturn, decreasing 2.9 percent (third estim......
Personal Income and Outlays, May 2014
Personal income increased $58.8 billion, or 0.4 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $55.6 billion, or 0.4 percent, in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $18.3 billion, or 0.2 percent. In April, personal income in......
Gross Domestic Product, 1st quarter 2014 (third estimate); Corporate Profits, 1st quarter 2014 (revised estimate)
Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- decreased at an annual rate of 2.9 percent in the first quarter of 2014 according to the "third" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth quarter......
State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st quarter 2013-1st quarter 2014
State personal income increased 0.8 percent on average in the first quarter of 2014, an acceleration from the 0.5 percent growth in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal income grew in 46 states and growth accelerated in 2......
U.S. International Transactions, 1st quarter 2014 and Annual Revisions
The U.S. current-account deficit-a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)-increased to $111.2 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2014 ......
Gross Domestic Product by State, 2013 (advance estimate) and 1997-2012 (revised estimates)
Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 49 states in 2013, according to new statistics released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Nondurable-goods manufacturing; real estate and rental and leasing; and agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting were the leading contributors to ......
Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 4th quarter and annual 2013
Real GDP increased 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, with both the private goods- and services-producing sectors contributing to the increase. Overall, 15 out of 22 industry groups contributed to economic growth. The leading contributors to the increase were nondurable-goods manufacturing......
Real Personal Income for States and Metropolitan Areas, 2008-2012
Real personal income across all regions rose by an average of 2.3% in 2012. Growth in real state personal income ranged from a decline of 1.2% in South Dakota to an increase of 15.1% in North Dakota. Growth in real metropolitan area personal income ranged from a decline of 3.8% in Kennewick-Richla......

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Your mail delivered. After dark.
With cost-cutting at the U.S. Postal Service more letter carriers are working later and later to deliver your mail. About 38% of mail is delivered after 5 p.m. in cities nationwide. And areas like Atlanta, Washington and South Florida, it's 70%.
Why is Belgium buying so many U.S. bonds?
Belgian holdings of U.S. debt have skyrocketed in the last year, though many suspect China is the reason why.
China's factories power ahead to 18-month high
Manufacturing activity is at an 18-month high in China as factories roar to life after a dismal start to the year.
When U.S. companies dodge taxes, is it unpatriotic?
Corporate inversions are on the rise. A U.S. company can greatly lower its tax bill by merging with a foreign firm and legally moving its headquarters abroad. Lawmakers from both parties are unhappy with the trend and want to change the rules. In the meantime, some are saying the move is unpatriotic......
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