Macro: Growth of the U.S. Economy
* FED GDPNow model initial estimate of annualized real GDP growth for 3rd quarter 2023 made on 09/19/23 as noted on chart below..
BEA 1st Quarter 2023 Real GDP Growth Est. (final):+2.0%
* BEA 2nd estimate of Q2 2023 real GDP annualized growth reported 08/30/23, following a +2.0%% increase in Q1 2023.
Inflation in August for the month & year: +0.6% / +3.75%
* BLS Consumer Price Index (CPI) in August 2023, for the month & year reported 09/13/23.
*BLS real average weekly earnings annualized for August 2023 reported 08/1/02/23.
Producer Price Index in August month/year: +0.7% / +1.2%%
*BLS Producer Price Index (PPI) for final demand for August month & year reported 09/14/23.