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BEA News - Personal Income and outlays, February 2018.

 https://www.bea.gov/index.htm     PERSONAL INCOME AND OUTLAYS, FEBRUARY 2018 Personal income increased $67.3 billion (0.4 percent) in February according to estimates released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Disposable personal income (DPI) increased $53.9 billion (0.4 percent) and personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $27.7 billion (0.2 percent). Real DPI increased 0.2 percent in February and Real PCE increased less than 0.1 percent. The PCE price index increased 0.2 percent. Excluding food and energy, the PCE price index increased 0.2 percent. 2017 2018 Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Percent change from preceding month Personal income: Current dollars 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 Disposable personal income: Curre

BEA News | U.S. International Transactions, 4th quarter and Year 2017.

bea.gov News Release: U.S. International Transactions U.S. International Transactions: Fourth Quarter and Year 2017 Current-Account Balance, Fourth Quarter The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $128.2 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2017 from $101.5 billion (revised) in the third quarter, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.6 percent of current- dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter, up from 2.1 percent in the third quarter. The $26.7 billion increase in the current-account deficit mostly reflected increases in the deficits on goods and secondary income and a decrease in the surplus on primary income. Current-Account Transactions, Fourth Quarter (tab

BEA News - March 31, 2016: U.S. International Investment Position, 4th Quarter and Year 2015.

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today :   The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the fourth quarter of 2015 was -$7,356.8 billion (preliminary) as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets (chart 1, table 1). At the end of the third quarter, the net investment position was -$7,311.6 billion (revised).   The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at  www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ international/intinv/ intinvnewsrelease.htm

BEA News - March 24, 2016: State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st Q. 2015 - 4th Q. 2015; Annual 2015 (preliminary est)

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today:   State personal income grew on average 4.4 percent in 2015, the same rate as in 2014, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Growth of state personal income-the sum of net earnings by place of residence, property income, and personal current transfer receipts-ranged from -0.2 percent in North Dakota to 6.3 percent in California. The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ regional/spi/sqpi_newsrelease. htm

BEA News: Gross Domestic Product, 4th quarter and annual 2015 (second estimate): GDP Increased Increased at an annual Rate of 1.0% in Q4 of 2015.

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today: Real gross domestic product -- the value of the goods and services produced by the nation’s economy less the value of the goods and services used up in production, adjusted for price changes -- increased at an annual rate of 1.0 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the third quarter, real GDP increased 2.0 percent. The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ national/gdp/gdpnewsrelease. htm

BEA News: U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, March 2015:

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today: The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $51.4 billion in March, up $15.5 billion from $35.9 billion in February, revised. March exports were $187.8 billion, $1.6 billion more than February exports. March imports were $239.2 billion, $17.1 billion more than February imports. The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at  www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ international/trade/ tradnewsrelease.htm

BEA News - July 30, 2014: GDP, 2nd QTR 2014 (Advance est.); Annual Revision of the NIPAs, 1999 through 1st QTR 2014

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has issued the following news release today:   Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increased at an annual rate of 4.0 percent in the second quarter of 2014, according to the "advance" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.  In the first quarter, real GDP decreased 2.1 percent (revised). The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at  www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ national/gdp/gdpnewsrelease. htm

U.S. International Transactions, 1st quarter 2014 and Annual Revisions: BEA News -June 18, 2014-.

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 from $87.3 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2013. The deficit increased to 2.6 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.0 percent in the fourth quarter.  The increase in the current-account deficit largely reflected an increase in the deficit on goods and a decrease in the surplus on primary income. In addition, the deficit on secondary income increased and the surplus on services decreased.   The full text of the release on BEA's Web site can be found at  www.bea.gov/newsreleases/ international/transactions/ transnewsrelease.htm