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Personal spending rises in the U.S. ahead of holidays

Consumers in the United States increased their personal spending in November according to the U.S. Commerce Department figures released on Friday. Helping Americans go out and spend more was a rise in household incomes last month after being depressed in October by lost wages due to Sandy. Meanwhile the upcoming holiday season sent more shoppers out to retail stores to buy gifts. Data showed...

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December 21, 2012 @ 3:13 pm

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US consumer spending stalls in October

US consumer spending and personal income both misses estimates in the October readings gave readings, disappointing markets and denting risk appetite. This sent the US dollar higher on safe haven demand while euro and sterling dipped after the data. American consumers reduced their spending as personal income growth stalls. According to data from the US Department of Commerce, consumer...

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November 30, 2012 @ 2:29 pm

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US consumer spending stalls in October

US consumer spending and personal income both misses estimates in the October readings gave readings, disappointing markets and denting risk appetite. This sent the US dollar higher on safe haven demand while euro and sterling dipped after the data. American consumers reduced their spending as personal income growth stalls. According to data from the US Department of Commerce, consumer spending...

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November 30, 2012 @ 2:29 pm

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