Dec 01 2014
In the second estimate, GDP growth for the third quarter was unexpectedly revised up to 3.9%. Corporate profits came in at $1.873 trillion in the third quarter. Durable goods orders rose 0.4% in October. Personal income advanced 0.2% in October, as did consumer spending. New home sales came in at a lower-than-expected annualized pace of 458,000 in October. The pending home sales index fell 1.1% in October to 104.1. Initial jobless claims rose 21,000 to 313,000 for the week ended 11/22.