Atlanta Fed leaves U.S. fourth-quarter 2016 GDP view at 2.8 percent

Published : January 19, 2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. economy is on track to grow at a 2.8 percent annualized pace in the fourth quarter of 2016 following a stronger-than-forecast rise in housing starts in December, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDP Now forecast model showed on Thursday.


The latest fourth-quarter GDP estimate was unchanged from than the growth rate calculated on Jan. 13, the Atlanta Fed said on its website.


(Reporting by Richard Leong)


Latest From ...
Most Popular From ...