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Consumer spending dips 0.1 percent in April

...skittish about the jobs outlook and less likely to ring those cash registers," said Richard Yamarone, economist with Argus Research Corp. Americans' incomes, including wages, interest and government benefits, were flat in April - compared with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/31/bus_374120.shtml
Business
Home sales rebound in November

...and are buying homes because they have the jobs and the money to do it," said Richard Yamarone, economist with Argus Research Corp. Yamarone and other economists believed a big factor in the rebound was November's better-than-normal weather...

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Metro
Consumer debt increases in September; largest amount since January

...a greater sense of prosperity, which has sent consumers out shopping," said Richard Yamarone, economist with Argus Research Corp. Consumers' appetite for borrowing in September was considerably stronger than the $8.8 billion increase seen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/08/bus_389574.shtml
Business
Economy grows at pace twice as fast as first thought

...trillion economy: It is listless. "I think the economy is rudderless," said Richard Yamarone, economist at Argus Research Corp. Although he believes the economy will stay in a funk for much of 2003, most other analysts are hopeful the recovery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/01/bus_367556.shtml
Business
Consumer prices rise in August

...Currently, inflation is not yet flashing red but a lighter shade of yellow," said Richard Yamarone, economist with Argus Research Corp. In other economic news, the Commerce Department reported that the U.S. trade deficit declined to $34.6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/19/bus_353345.shtml
Business
Consumer borrowing brisk in August, Fed reports

...of 0.4 percentage point was added each year to the pace of consumer borrowing. Economist Richard Yamarone of Argus Research Corp. said the addition of the other student loan information in the report is worthwhile. "With the price of tuition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/08/fin_395081.shtml
Finance
Consumers borrow more money

...heavy discounts and incentives on automobiles, including free financing," said Richard Yamarone, economist with Argus Research Corp. April's increase in nonrevolving credit marked an about-face from March, when such borrowing fell at an annual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/07/fin_377757.shtml
Finance
Jobless claims fall sharply last week

...When you look at the underlying trend, the jobs picture is improving," said Richard Yamarone, economist at Argus Research Corp. Given the recent volatility in jobless claims because of the storm, economists were putting more stock in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/10/bus_428085.shtml
Business
Economy grows at 4.2 percent rate in first quarter of 2004

...too strong, it is not too weak but somewhere in just the right category," said Richard Yamarone, economist at Argus Research Corp. On Wall Street, stocks moved higher. The Dow Jones industrials gained 44 points and the Nasdaq was up 2 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/bus_413920.shtml
Business
Economy stabilizing slowly, reports suggest

...redecorating or even getting a house ready to sell, they buy paint. "The slower pace of decline in titanium dioxide prices could suggest that the economy is a little less weak," said Richard Yamarone, an economist at Argus Research Corp.

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