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Consumers were feeling more optimistic in May — but attitudes still weren't as sunny as expected.
Prices hit a record high, offering further evidence of a pick-up in economic growth early in the second quarter.
U.S. home resales rose more than expected in April, suggesting the economy continues to gather pace during the second quarter.
A key economic measure increased in April, reflecting strength in housing and manufacturing, according to The Conference Board.
Consumers were feeling more optimistic this month, as expectations for future growth hit highs for the year.
There were 5.8 million job openings in March, up from 5.4 million job openings in February.
Trouble in tax receipts suggests income growth is weaker than official numbers suggest, Deutsche Bank’s Joseph LaVorgna says.
Countries' public finances will slump if governments do not curb the rising costs of caring for their expanding aging populations, S&P said on Thursday.
Layoffs by U.S.-based companies accelerated in April, sending year-to-date job cuts to the highest level since 2009.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the final read on consumer sentiment for April is 89.0.
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.
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.
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.