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First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 240,000 in the most recent week, down from the 241,000 claims reported in the previous week. » Read More
With inflation low and wages showing little sign of an upward surge, the Federal Reserve should not be raising interest rates, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari said on Tuesday. » Read More
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The productivity of American workers grew at a slower pace in fourth quarter and last year recorded the smallest annual gain in five years.
U.S. employers hired fewer workers in February, though hiring rates remain strong, the workforce report shows.
There won't be any more business-zapping regulations that were seen during the Obama presidency, the hedge fund billionaire tells CNBC.
Homebuyers are also increasingly choosing adjustable-rate mortgages, hoping to save a few more dollars on the monthly payment.
Japan's trade minister Hiroshige Seko and his U.S. counterpart Wilbur Ross will likely meet on March 16 in Washington, Jiji news agency reported.
President Donald Trump plans to meet with a group of infrastructure business leaders at the White House on Wednesday, a person briefed on the meeting said.
Reports of ICE raids are starting to be felt by small businesses, with some suggesting a climate of fear is to blame.
The U.S. economy cannot grow faster without the government spending more or reducing its revenue, one investment strategist says.
The market rally may be helped by Trump policies, but it's really fueled by economic gains, Bob Doll tells CNBC.
A flood of mobile phones and other consumer products widened America's trade gap with China.
Deregulatory measures taken by the new administration are spurring growth in small business, Paychex CEO Marty Mucci says.
Exxon Mobil said on Monday it would invest $20 billion through 2022 to expand its chemical and oil refining plants on the U.S. Gulf Coast.
"I say the rest of the economy is strong enough to take it," Cramer says.
Taxing imports while exempting exports, is the linchpin of Paul Ryan's plan for corporate tax reform.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell, pointing to further tightening in the labor market even as growth appears to have remained moderate in the first quarter.
By one estimate, the so-called border adjustment tax could have countries putting up $385 billion in blocks on U.S. exports.
President Donald Trump's big plans are in deep trouble as he heads into his first big speech to Congress.
"All signs are showing that homes this spring will be much less affordable than last year," warns one real estate economist.
Trump says, "If I can get that up to 3 percent or maybe more, we have a whole different ball game."
More robust economic growth will help fund increases in spending, President Donald Trump tells Fox News.
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