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Economic Indicators – August 2015

Economic Indicators - August 2015

August 2015 Economic Indicators

  • Dollars per Barrel and % change for Crude Oil Prices: Brent -Europe
  • Percent of GDP and % change for Federal Surplus or Deficit as Percent Gross Domestic Product
  • Total U.S Dollars per troy ounce and % change for Gold Fixing Price: London Bullion Market Based in US Dollars
  • Index March 1973=100 and % change for Major Currencies: Trade Weighted US Dollars Index
  • Millions of Dollars increase and % change for Mortgage backed Securities Held by the Federal Reserve: All maturities
  • Billions of chained 2009 dollars and % change for Real Gross Domestic Product
  • Percent of GDP and % change for Total Public Debt as Percentage of GDP
  • Millions of Units Sold and % change for Total Vehicles Sales
  • Average % and % change for  Leading Index for the US and California
  • Homeownership Rate for US is 64.5% in January 2014, lowest in last 11 years. US Leading Index is at 1.64% in August 2015 reflecting a 27.8% decrease compared to last year and California Leading Index is at  2.29% in August 2015 reflecting a 9.5% decrease from year ago
  • Major Currencies US dollar index has increased in strength to 103.968 in August 2015 reflecting a 18.3% increase from year ago. Gold Fixing Price London Bullion Market Based in US Dollars decreased to 1117.475 in August 2015 reflecting a 13.8% decrease from year ago
  • Crude Oil prices dropped to 46.52 Dollars in August 2015 reflecting a 54.5% decrease from year ago. Federal Deficit was at  2.78176% in January 2014 reflecting a 31.4% decrease from year ago. Total Vehicles sales increased to 18.2 Million in August 2015 reflecting an increase of 2.8% from year ago
  • Mortgage backed securities for all maturities increased to $1,738,608 Mn in August 2015 reflecting a 3.9% increase from year ago. Real Gross Domestic Product has increased to 16,270.4 Bn Dollars with 2.3% increase from last year. Federal Debt has increased to 101.39648 percent of the GDP with 0.7% decrease from year ago.

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