Friday, January 27, 2017

Economy Slows To 1.9% Growth In Obama's Last Months

Hey! APA! Drugs and Shocks aren't going to cure This!

"Clinical Depression" 

Brain Chemicals?
Behavioral Genetics?


Any economic health we may feel now isn’t coming from Obama…
Via Marketwatch:
The U.S. economy’s expansion slowed in the fourth quarter, and annual growth failed to reach 3% for an 11th straight year, reflecting the huge hurdles the Trump administration faces in trying to speed up a 7½-year-old expansion.
Gross domestic product, the official score card for the economy, expanded at a 1.9% annual clip from October to December, the Commerce Department said. That’s a marked drop from a 3.5% growth rate in the third quarter and below the 2.2% MarketWatch-compiled consensus.
In early trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.06% was little changed. The Dow finished at a record high Thursday, however, and is now up 25% over the last 52 weeks.
For the full year, the U.S. grew just 1.6%, compared with its 2.6% clip in 2015. It was the weakest performance since 2011. The last time the U.S. topped 3% growth — the historical average is 3.3% — was in 2005.
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Thank You Marketwatch and Zip.

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