U.S. Consumer Spending Rises to 5-month High in November

In November of 2013, US consumer spending accelerated for the third straight month to 0.5 percent mom, the highest growth rate in five months.
Bureau of Economic Analysis | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com 12/23/2013 1:46:40 PM
Personal consumption expenditures increased $63.0 billion, or 0.5 percent. In October, personal income decreased $11.7 billion, or 0.1 percent, DPI decreased $25.6 billion, or 0.2 percent, and PCE increased $44.2 billion, or 0.4 percent, based on revised estimates.

Personal income increased $30.1 billion, or 0.2 percent, and disposable personal income increased $16.2 billion, or 0.1 percent in November.

U.S. Consumer Spending Rises to 5-month High in November