Economic Statistics for 29 Aug 16
Personal Income rose 0.4% in July, while Consumer Spending rose 0.3%. The PCE Price Index was unchanged, but rose 0.1% at the core. On a year-over-year basis, the PCE Price index is up 0.8% overall, and 1.6% at the core.
The Dallas Fed Manufacturing Survey’s general activity index fell from -1.3 to -6.2, but the production index rose from 0.4 to 4.5 in August.