Author Archives: Rick Davis

BEA Boosts GDP Growth Again

December 20, 2013 – BEA Revises 3rd Quarter 2013 GDP Growth Upward Again to 4.12% Annual Rate by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their third and final estimate of the US GDP for the third quarter of 2013, the … Continue reading

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A Promising Leap for Third Quarter GDP

December 5, 2013 – BEA Revises 3rd Quarter 2013 GDP Growth Sharply Upward to 3.60% Annual Rate by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their second estimate of the US GDP for the third quarter of 2013, the Bureau of … Continue reading

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First Estimate 3Q 2013 GDP Stronger than Expected

07 November 2013 – BEA Estimates 3rd Quarter GDP Growth at 2.84% Annual Rate by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their first estimate of the US GDP for the third quarter of 2013, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) … Continue reading

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GDP: Revisions or Not, Growth is Still Lame

July 31, 2013: BEA Estimates 2nd Quarter 2013 GDP Growth at 1.68% Annual Rate, while Revising 1st Quarter Sharply Downward by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their first estimate of the US GDP for the second quarter of 2013, … Continue reading

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BEA Raises 3rd Quarter 2012 GDP Growth Estimate Once Again to 3.09%

by Rick Davis, Consumer Metrics Institute In their third (and “final“) estimate of the US GDP for the third quarter of 2012 the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) found that the economy was growing at a 3.09% annualized rate, an … Continue reading

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