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GDP produces lackluster growth in Q2

Continues slow upward climb
The Gross Domestic Product decreased slightly from the first estimate last month, but still increased slightly overall. The disappointing gain, combined with the downward revisions to gains in the preceding two quarters, make a September interest rate hike much less likely.
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Capital Economics: GDP growth likely to underwhelm in 2016

GDP rises 0.5% in 1Q
While some of the headwinds that restricted first-quarter GDP growth will disappear in the second half of the year, it would still take a lot to salvage GDP for the year. And as the Bureau of Economic Analysis cautions, the first-quarter advance estimate is based on data that is incomplete or subject to further revision.
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Final GDP for 3Q Shows 4.1% growth

Troubling that almost 2 points is inventory expansion, not sales
The GDP — the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States — increased at an annual rate of 4.1% in the third quarter of 2013, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
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