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US construction spending up in March less than expected

May. 03, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — U.S. construction spending bounced back in March following a February beset by frigid cold and winter storms across large swaths of the country. However, spending on construction projects rose just 0.2% in March, the Commerce Department said...

More Americans sign contracts to buy homes in March

Apr. 29, 2021 10:20 AM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in March after two months of declines, pointing to a healthy housing market as summer approaches and the economy continues what is shaping up to be a rapid recovery. The National Association of...

March US home construction jumps to fastest pace since 2006

Apr. 16, 2021 14:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. housing construction rebounded strongly in March to the fastest pace since 2006 as home builders recovered from an unusually frigid February that shut down projects. Builders began construction on new homes and apartments at a seasonally adjusted...

This Week: JPMorgan earns, retail sales, housing starts

Apr. 12, 2021 01:28 AM EDT

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: ANOTHER SOLID QUARTER? Wall Street expects that JPMorgan Chase’s latest quarterly report card will show the bank is off to a strong start this year. ...

This Week: Industrial production, housing starts, Nike earns

Mar. 18, 2021 12:33 PM EDT

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: MANUFACTURING BELLWETHER The Federal Reserve issues its February snapshot of industrial production Tuesday. Industrial production, which...