Monthly Archives: April 2012

Weekly Economic Update for April 2, 2012

 April 2, 2012 HIGH GAS PRICES DON’T DENT PERSONAL SPENDING Consumer spending increased by 0.8% in February, even with fuel prices soaring. That topped the 0.6% gain projected by economists polled by Reuters. February’s inflation-adjusted gain was 0.5%, the largest in six months. January’s headline personal spending gain was doubled to 0.4% in a Commerce…
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