Do You Know Where Your Trade Deficit Is At?
Here's a fascinating little site that tracks the U.S. trade deficit in real time. The so-called Trade Ticker sponsored by the American Economic Alert showed it at $4.946 billion as of 4:55 p.m. EST. So much for all the hoopla that the trade gap shrunk in October. We're in for a surprise by the time all 2013's data comes in.
Take a look for yourself at http://www.americaneconomicalert.org/ticker_home.asp.