Did you hear the good news? The Los Angeles Lakers played a fantastic first half of their opening pre-season game! Anthony Davis, their new power forward, scored 22 points, and future Hall of Famer Lebron James added 15 himself. While this first half was an encouraging 24 minutes of basketball, it doesn’t count toward the season’s tally, so plans for a championship
Output growth in America during the first quarter of 2019 was downwardly revised by the Bureau of Economic Analysis in their second estimate of the period’s Gross Domestic Product. After more data were collected, output is estimated to have grown 3.1 percent on an annualized basis, down from 3.2 percent in the first iteration.
April 2019 Chicago Fed National Activity Index