ESA Car Keys | 2019’s third quarter provided silver linings, even with projections of a contracting auto market. September SAAR: 17.2M.
There is growing discontent among businesses of all sizes due to the steady rising cost of advertising on the Facebook platform.
EHS | US Existing Home sales advanced in July, but average home prices continue to rise as inventory remains in short supply.
EHS | Severe inventory shortages in the housing market continue to pressure prices upward and dampen existing home sales.
ESA Car Keys | A soft 2nd quarter for the auto market as imports, light-trucks gained share from domestics, passenger cars.
ESA Car Keys | On the back of a strong March (17.5M SAAR), the first quarter came in at a SAAR pace of 16.94 million units, down from last year’s pace.
Great Graphs | The US housing market continues a challenging year, as existing home sales are down 5.1% versus 2017, even with a small upward month-over-month gain.
ESA Car Keys | The US automotive market registered mixed results in October. Sales were down year-over-year in a month that produced the highest SAAR pace for 2018 and quicker inventory turn.
EHS | The US housing market continues to struggle, as interest rates, median pricing, and availability of existing homes serve as mounting challenges.
Great Graphs | Despite contractions in the housing and automotive markets, fertile conditions and business confidence remain near historic highs for small to mid-size businesses in the US.