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The Top Line: Inventories and Slowing Exports Hit GDP in Q3

Dec 22, 2015

The U.S. economy advanced at a 2.0% clip (revised) in Q3, significantly slower than the 3.9% growth in Q2, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis' December release. Solid growth in consumer spending, business and residential investment, and government spending was partially offset by a slowdown in exports and a sharp decline in inventories.

For more detail, see this The Top Line report below.