Economic Statistics for 22 Jan 13
Here are today’s statistics on the state of the economy:
Existing home sales fell 1.0% in December to a worse-than-expected annual rate of 4.94 million.
Chicago Fed National Activity Index fell to 0.02 in December, as growth fell to just marginally above trend.
The Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index plunged to –12 in January, in a decidedly negative report.