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Consumer Credit In August [CHARTS]

Consumer Credit In August [CHARTS]

Consumer Credit In August first appeared on Floating Path. Total consumer credit outstanding increased in August at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.0%, or by $13.6 billion. Consumer credit totaled $3,247.0 billion during the month. Revolving credit, which is generally […]

U.S. Hiring Dips, Job Openings Soar [CHARTS]

U.S. Hiring Dips, Job Openings Soar [CHARTS]

U.S. Hiring Dips, Job Openings Soar first appeared on Floating Path. U.S. job openings increased in August to 4.835 million from 4.605 million in July. Hires decreased to 4.640 million from 4.934 million. The number of unemployed workers per job opening increased to 1.98 from […]

The World’s Gold [CHART]

The World’s Gold [CHART]

The World’s Gold first appeared on Floating Path. The total amount of mined gold in the entire world is somewhere in the ballpark of 175,000 metric tonnes (1,2,3,4,5). There are 32,151.7466 troy ounces in a tonne, giving us a total of 5,626,380,655 […]

August Factory Orders Plummet In August [CHARTS]

August Factory Orders Plummet In August [CHARTS]

August Factory Orders Reverse Out July Gains In Transportation first appeared on Floating Path. New orders for manufactured goods plummeted 10.1% in August to $502.0 billion. This decrease follows a 10.5% increase in July. Excluding transportation, new orders decreased 0.1%. New orders are up 4.0% from a […]

September Consumer Confidence [CHARTS]

September Consumer Confidence [CHARTS]

September Consumer Confidence first appeared on Floating Path. U.S. consumer confidence decreased to a reading of 86.0 (1985=100) in September, as published this morning by The Conference Board. This compares to a revised reading of 93.4 in August. The Present Situation Index […]