Atlanta Fed leaves U.S. third quarter GDP view at 2.2 percent

A guard walks in front of a Federal Reserve image before press conference in Washington

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. economy is on track to grow at a 2.2 percent annualized pace in the third quarter following the latest data on trade, car sales, manufacturing and services activities, the Atlanta Federal Reserve’s GDP Now forecast model showed on Wednesday.

The latest third-quarter GDP estimate match the figure calculated on Monday, the Atlanta Fed said on its website.

(Reporting by Richard Leong)