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Grocery and related products wholesalers report 2.4 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by grocery and related products wholesalers in September were valued at $39.5 billion, an increase of 2.4 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Arizona ranks 10th best in new economic outlook analysis

Arizona finished 10th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report $12.9 billion in September sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in September 2019 were $12.9 billion.

Authorization of construction on U.S. multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes authorized but not started in October 2019 in the United States was 570,900, compared to 510,200 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Arizona's non-farm payroll employees increase by 2.1% since July

Arizona reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of August was 2,920,100, a 2.1 percent increase over last month.

Beverage and tobacco products industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 6%

The beverage and tobacco products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report 6.3 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in September were valued at $27.8 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 9.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in November 2019 were $14.3 billion, an increase of 9.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Approximately 730,000 homes sold in the United States in September 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of September was 730,000.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 4 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in September were valued at $58.4 billion, an increase of 4 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 2.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in November 2019 were $49.2 billion, an increase of 2.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report $48.8 billion in September sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in September 2019 were $48.8 billion.

Arizona's non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.8% since August

Arizona reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of September was 2,944,200, a 0.8 percent increase over last month.

Approximately 184,000 homes sold in the West in September 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the West for the month of September was 184,000.

Textile mills and textile product mills industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 14.4%

The textile mills and textile product mills industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 14.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Completed construction of U.S. multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes completed in October 2019 in the United States was 183,600, compared to 145,000 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Construction permits authorized on U.S. multi-family homes in October increase over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes approved for construction in October 2019 in the United States was 311,400, compared to 265,200 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Apparel and leather products industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 4.6%

The apparel and leather products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 4.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 4.5 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in September were valued at $19.5 billion, an increase of 4.5 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Approximately 710,000 homes sold in the United States in October 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of October was 710,000.

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