The economy is uncertain
Which ill be?
Whi h will it b ?
• Pending home sales index rose 6.4% in August to the highest
level since March 2007 (National Association of Realtors)
l l i M h 2007 (N ti lA i ti f R lt )
• Spending by U.S. consumers climbed in August by the most
since 2001 (Commerce Dept.)
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• Unemployment rate climbs to 9.8% (Labor Dept.)