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U.S. home sales, manufacturing stumble; job market resilient

U.S. stocks. stock market saw right through good housing news released Tuesday, as data showed that April home prices rose for the first time in seven months. The increase, however, came almost.

U.S. home sales, manufacturing stumble; job market resilient (Adds details, analyst comments, updates markets) * New home sales drop 6.9% in April; prices increase * Markit flash U.S. PMI drops to 50.6 in May from 52.6 * Weekly jobless claims fall 1,000 to 211,000. By Lucia Mutikani

Also, the stock market has been remarkably resilient this year. but some of the pressure on real estate came from a much worse than expected august pending home sales number reported Thursday.

The existing home sales report for. service sector jobs are being created at the fastest rate seen over the past decade, underscoring the extent to which the job market is tightening. Nikkei Flash.

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Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell from near an 11-1/2-year high in April as prices rebounded and manufacturing activity hit its lowest level in almost a decade in May, suggesting a sharp slowdown in economic growth was underway. Labor market strength should support the economy, which is cooling

Other data on Thursday showed the number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits was unchanged, suggesting the labor market remains resilient despite. the second quarter.

U.S. home sales, manufacturing stumble; job market resilient. (Reuters) – Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell from near an 11-1/2-year high in April as prices rebounded and manufacturing activity hit its lowest level in almost a decade in May, suggesting a sharp slowdown in economic.

“Resilient” spending is one reason “the U.S. outlook remains positive.” Cheaper prices at the gas pump and lower home-heating bills will allow. Along with cheaper fuel bills and progress in the job.

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell from near an 11-1/2-year high in April as prices rebounded and manufacturing activity hit its lowest level in almost a decade in May, suggesting a sharp slowdown in economic growth was underway

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America’s service providers from restaurants to real estate agencies expanded in July at the strongest pace in a decade, putting the U.S. economy on track for faster growth. The Institute for Supply.