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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) officials reported reaching product and price agreement; details given.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Major banks reported raising their prime lending rates; details given, figs. illustration Report introduced.
(Studio: Mike Jensen) Housing and car loan rates reported expected to rise. Reasons for Federal Reserve Bd.'s raising of interest rates given. Christmas retail sales reported lower than expected. Impact of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) decision upon United States consumers noted.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Trade deficit figs. discussed.
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Jensen, Mike
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