CNBC’s Rick Santelli reports on ISM manufacturing data, and factory orders in March. » Read More
The non-manufacturing sector grew last month, a survey of supply executives said Wednesday.
New orders for factory goods rose more than expected in March, while shipments and inventories increased.
Construction spending rose, pointing to sustained strength in the sector despite a sharp downturn in spending by energy firms.
Consumers were feeling a bit less optimistic in April, according to a recent survey.
Consumers were feeling less optimistic than expected in April, new data said Tuesday.
New U.S. single-family home sales unexpectedly fell in March, but the decline was concentrated in the West region.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports leading indicators up 0.2 percent in March, the best reading since November.
A measure of future economic conditions was slightly higher last month, according to a new report.
CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow, and Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, debate whether strong data points have been masking a weaker economy.
Sales suggest the housing market recovery remained intact despite signs that economic growth probably stalled in the Q1.
Traders seem encouraged by the recent bout of Chinese economic data. They may be wrong.
Consumers are feeling less optimistic than expected so far this month, according to preliminary data released Friday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the preliminary read on April consumer sentiment.
If new rules mean more transparency in the tax code, it's a welcome change, said Christine Lagarde, the IMF's managing director.
Richard Clarida, PIMCO Global Strategic Advisor and Managing Director, and Jim Paulsen, Chief Investment Strategist at Wells Capital Management, give their reaction to on the Federal Reserve's economic view from the newly released Beige Book.
There were 5.4 million job openings in February according to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary (JOLTS) report.
The Index of Consumer Sentiment hit 91 in March, the University of Michigan said.
Countries should curtail fruitless tax breaks and instead adopt simpler tax regimes and support R&D, education and infrastructure, the IMF said on Thursday.
U.S. employers announced fewer layoffs in March than during the previous month, but job cuts in the first quarter, the Challenger jobs report says.
S&P sliced its credit rating outlooks for China and Hong Kong to negative on Thursday, citing increasing risks to the mainland government’s creditworthiness.