The Federal Reserve opted Wednesday not to raise interest rates, despite painting a rosier economic picture than it did just a month ago. » Read More
Despite strong job growth, Friday's December report showed blemishes, former U.S Labor Secretary Robert Reich contended.
The government said the unemployment rate was steady in December. But what's the real unemployment rate?
Expectations for Fed rate hikes in 2016 rose Friday after a jobs report that came in far ahead of Wall Street expectations.
The U.S. economy closed out 2015 with a huge round of job creation.
Fed funds futures are now not pricing in the next rate hike until June, according to CME's closely watched FedWatch tool.
U.S.-based firms laid off 23,622 employees in December — the fewest since 2000 — according to Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
The markets can weather a "one and done" Fed rate hike, but any more increases could prove disastrous, BK Asset Management's Boris Schlossberg says.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell, suggesting the labor market remains firm even as economic growth appears to have slowed sharply.
The Fed vice chairman also said North Korea's claim to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb has increased uncertainty.
Private companies created far more jobs than expected in December, a bright sign for an economy that has been otherwise struggling, according to ADP.
Now that it raised rates for the first time in nearly a decade, the Fed faces two new challenges going forward, says former Fed official James Kahn.
U.S. franchisees added nearly twice as many jobs as the previous month, ADP says.
Small businesses in 2015 saw their softest year of employment growth since 2011, according to data released Tuesday.
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Canal Barge is both a cornerstone on which the city's success was built and a wonderful example of the entrepreneurial spirit within New Orleans.
While the long-term result of a rate increase will be positive for consumers, short term, it's likely to be costly.
Layoffs and selloffs have hit the nation's small and midsize oil and gas producers as millions are being withdrawn from 2015 projects.
Big price changes are on the way for 2015, and only some of them will work in the consumer's favor. How to prepare.
Think it's just tiny island nations that climate change will wash away? A UN report indicates a quarter of global GDP is at risk.
This week's Fed meeting doesn't promise a cliffhanger, but it's still worth watching.
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