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Slower US GDP Growth Expected In Friday’s First-Quarter Report

The pace of US economic output is set to soften in the government’s “advance” GDP report for the first quarter that’s scheduled for release at the end of this week (Apr. 27), according to several estimates compiled by CapitalSpectator.com. The projection for Friday’s update puts the economy on track to post a slowdown in Q1 growth vs. the previous quarters for the third straight year.
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Macro Briefing: 24 April 2018

Iran issues warning as French President Macron meets Trump: WaPo
Senate panel endorses Pompeo for Secretary of State: The Hill
Will 3% yield on 10-year Treasury reshape investing landscape? Bloomberg
Brent oil above $75 for first time since 2014: MarketWatch
US existing home sales up more than expected in March: AP
Chicago Fed Nat’l Activty Index: US growth moderated in March: Chicago Fed
Eurozone PMI: business activity continued to rise “solid pace in April: IHS Markit
Survey data points to “solid” private sector output in April: IHS Markit