Here’s the quick recap, via the BEA:
- Personal consumption expenditures increased 1.4 per cent, compared with +1.5 per cent in Q2
- Nonresidential fixed investment decreased 2.2 per cent, compared with +3.6 per cent in Q2.
- Exports of goods and services increased 1.1 per cent, compared with +5.3 per cent in Q2.
- Federal government consumption expenditures and gross investment increased 9.5 per cent in the third quarter, compared with -0.2 per cent in Q2.
And now, Doug’s chart: