Business activity in the U.S. Midwest jumped to a six-month high in July, showing expansion in the region for the first time since April.» Read More
Despite lower interest rates, the boom in mortgage refinancings is over, largely because homeowners who could save have already refinanced.
Obamacare and the tax hit some may face next year could delay a rate hike by the Fed, says ex-Treasury official Stephen Myrow. Here's why.
Speaking at the Brookings Institution, Fischer said the Central Bank had identified a few areas of concern regarding economic stability.
London is the world’s top “power” city for business and innovation, surpassing rivals like New York and Hong Kong, according to a new index.
Expectations for this earnings season may be too hopeful, says Michael Farr. Here's why.
Tuesday's stock-market selloff was followed by a Wednesday rebound. So what happens now? NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari weighs in.
The number of new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to nearly its lowest level since before the 2007-09 recession.
This week's poor German data are the latest sign the "strongman" of Europe is weakening. We take a look at why Germany could be losing its clout.
Economic growth is set to slow in the euro area, the OECD warned on Wednesday, in a blow to hopes the region’s fortunes were improving.
President Obama's economic leadership stands at the lowest level of his presidency, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic survey.
The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast for both this year and next, as a divergence emerges between economies.
Home prices are still higher compared to last year, but now, suddenly, it looks as if values could actually go negative on a national level.
The number of U.S. job openings rose last month to the highest level since January 2001, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
One thing experts can agree on: Consumers will remain cautious when opening their wallets this holiday.
Some economists warn the risks of a full-blown Chinese banking crisis are rising. If it happens, the impact would be felt around the world.
It's not just about financial stability, says UBS investment chief Simon Smiles. Here's what the IMF should really focus on at its meeting this week.
According to GasBuddy, 10 percent of the nation's gas stations are now selling gasoline at less than $3 a gallon.
Guess what? While you were waiting for the Fed to hike rates, monetary policy was already getting tighter, says Ron Insana. Here's why.
Media reports on the Hong Kong protests are focusing on democracy but here's the real issue, says Dan Steinbock.
Economic growth in the East Asia Pacific region will outpace growth in developed nations, according to a World Bank economic update.