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Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit widens to $208 billion in May

The U.S. ran a $208 billion deficit in May, a jump of 41% from a year ago, the Treasury Department said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit widens to $208 billion in May

The U.S. ran a $208 billion deficit in May, a jump of 41% from a year ago, the Treasury Department said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit widens to $234 billion in February

The federal government ran a budget deficit of $234 billion in February, the Treasury Department reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit widens to fifth-highest ever, CBO reports

The U.S. budget deficit in August was $211 billion, nearly double the gap during the year-ago month, the Congressional Budget Office estimated late Monday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2018

Economic Report: Trade deficit widens in April as exports and imports drop

The U.S. trade deficit in goods widened slightly in April, rising to a seasonally adjusted $72.1 billion from $71.9 billion, the Commerce Department said Thursday in an “advanced” look at the data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit in goods widens slightly in March to $71.4 billion

An advanced look at U.S. trade patterns in March showed a 0.7% increase in the trade gap in goods, the U.S. Census Bureau said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2019

Economic Report: Federal government’s August budget gap nearly doubles

The federal government’s August budget deficit was $214 billion, the Treasury Department reported Thursday, close to double what it was in the same month a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018

Economic Report: Trade gap in August widens to six-month high as exports fall

The U.S. trade deficit in goods in August widened to a seasonally adjusted $75.8 billion, according to a preliminary report released by the Census Bureau that excludes services......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 27th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit jumps to $779 billion

The U.S. recorded a $779 billion deficit in the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, an increase of $113 billion, as spending climbed while revenue remained nearly flat......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. budget deficit jumps to $205 billion in November

The U.S. ran a $205 billion deficit in November, a jump of $66 billion, or 48%, the Treasury Department announced Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. current account deficit widens to $124.8 billion in third quarter as imports surge

The current account deficit widened in the third quarter, the Commerce Department said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2018

Economic Report: Federal budget deficit falls to $14 billion in December

The federal government ran a budget deficit of $14 billion in December, a drop of about $10 billion, or 42%, from the same month a year ago, the Treasury Department reported Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2019

U.S. July budget deficit widens to $120 billion, CBO estimates

The federal government's July budget defi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. exports fall 2.1% in June amid festering China trade dispute and faltering global economy

The nation’s trade deficit fell slightly in June owing to sizable drop in exports tied to a slowing global economy, reflecting a more challenging environment for the United States. The deficit slid 0.3% to $55.2 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 2nd, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit falls slightly in June amid festering China dispute and softening global economy

The nation’s trade deficit fell slightly in June owing to sizable drop in exports tied to a slowing global economy, reflecting a more challenging environment for the United States. The deficit slid 0.3% to $55.2 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 2nd, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit in goods narrows in June

The nominal goods trade deficit narrowed 1.2 % to $74.2 billion in June, the Commerce Department said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit widens slightly in March even as gap with China falls to three-year low

The nation’s trade deficit rose slightly in March, but it continued to run below year-ago levels in a sign the gap might not weigh on the economy as heavily this year as it did in 2018. A chief reason: A smaller trade gap with China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit sinks 15% at start of 2019 as China tensions disrupt flow of goods

The trade deficit sank almost 15% in January to a five-month low, largely reflecting a surge in soybean exports, falling oil prices and lower imports from China due to disruptions cause by U.S. tariffs. The deficit tumbled to $51.1 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit in goods drops in March for first time in seven months

The trade deficit in goods narrowed 10.3% to $68 billion, according to the government’s advanced report released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 26th, 2018

The deficit report card is in. Trillion dollars is now the new normal

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office on Monday released its 10-year budget and economic outlook, and the news isn't good......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 9th, 2018

The deficit report card is in. Trillion dollars is now the new normal.

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office on Monday released its 10-year budget and economic outlook, and the news isn't good......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 9th, 2018