Sept. Construction Spending Up 2.4%
- Oct. Construction Spending Rises 1.1%. Siegel, Gary // Bondbuyer.com;12/2/2014, p14
The article reports on the 1.1% growth in construction spending in October 2014, as announced by the Commerce Department on December 2, citing that it is 3.3% above the October 2013 level.
- May Construction Spending Rises 0.8%. Siegel, Gary // Bondbuyer.com;7/1/2015, p10
The article reports on the rise in construction spending in May 2015 as stated by the U.S. Commerce Department.
- Statistics revise construction spending trends. Steele, Andrew // Contractor Magazine;Dec96, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p5
Discusses discrepancies in construction spending forecasts by Cahners' Economics. Factors behind the discrepancies; Revision of historical data by the United States Department of Commerce; Changes instituted by the Department of Commerce.
- Construction spending takes slight downturn. // Indianapolis Business Journal;05/18/98, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p25A
Cites a Commerce Department report which saw a 0.5% drop in spending on new construction in the United States in March 1998 to a $618.6 billion annual rate. Factors driving the industry spending; Outlook for construction spending for the rest of 1998; Increase seen in home-building contracts.
- Nonresidential construction spending increases 0.9 percent. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;1/9/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p12
The article offers information on the January 3, 2012 report of the U.S. Department of Commerce, which revealed that U.S. nonresidential construction investments has increased by 0.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 555.7 billion dollars in November 2011.
- August Construction Spending Continues to Dip. // Residential Architect;Oct2016, p1
The article reports on a decline in spending on total private construction, residential construction and single-family construction as of August 2016 according to the U.S. Department of Commerce; and mentions a slight improvement in spending on new multifamily construction.
- Construction Spending Up 0.4% to $1.121 Trillion. Seigel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;6/3/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32891, p2
The article reports on the 0.4% fall in spending on construction projects to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.121 trillion in April 2007, as private construction fell 0.3%, according to data released by the U.S. Commerce Department. The overall decrease followed a revised decrease of 0.6%...
- CONSTRUCTION UP 5% THROUGH NOVEMBER. // Electrical Wholesaling;Jan2014, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p7
The article focuses on the U.S. Department of Commerce's statement on construction spending during November 2013, which was estimated at an annual rate of 934.4 billion dollars including spending of 659.4 billion dollars on private construction and 275 billion dollars on public construction.
- March Construction Spending Falls 0.6%. Siegel, Gary // Bondbuyer.com;5/1/2015, p1
Construction spending decreased 0.6% in March, the Commerce Department said Friday, and is 2.0% above the March 2014 level.