Average daily trading volume in S&P 500 index SPX, +0.18% stocks over the previous 90 days has fallen toward a 10-year low, declining to 7% of total market capitalization during the three months ended Oct. 19, versus 21% average volume between 2010 and 2013.
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According to Turkstat, the official statistics agencies, the Turkish provinces with the lowest fertility rates all cluster in the north and northwest of the country, where women on average have only 1.5 children. The southeastern provinces show fertility rates ranging between 3.2 and 4.2 children per female.
Year/Year % Change: Industrial Production And Mfg. Output
Charting the Trade War Soybean imports by China, the world’s biggest buyer, fell to the lowest level in three months in September as Brazilian supplies decline seasonally and before new U.S. purchases start to arrive at the country’s ports.