U.S. exports took a hit from an ailing global economy in August, fueling the largest expansion of America's trade deficit in five months.» Read More
Manufacturing activity in New York state rose in November, bouncing back from October's report, which showed the weakest pace since April.
The Federal Reserve will meet with market participants on Monday to discuss alternatives to Libor, the interest rate used in short-term lending among banks.
Philadelphia is developing a new reputation as a nexus of oil and gas transportation, which bodes well for its economy.
Increasing amounts of crude oil are hitting the global market, left, right, and center. That may take oil as low as $50 in the coming months.
If you're preparing to shop on Black Friday, hoping to get the best deals, you may be let down for several reasons, one retail analyst says.
While restoring economic growth may be the great challenge of our time, this goal will never be realized until we restore marriage.
The auto market is doing better than economists are giving it credit for. Why? Untracked certified preowned vehicle sales.
Accelerating deductions, harvesting losses and timing investment income can help taxpayers lower the 2014 tax bite from Uncle Sam.
Two studies offer different conclusions about whether big companies offer too little disclosure about their operations, or perhaps too much.
The widening income gap between the world’s richest and poorest is leaders’ greatest concern for 2015, according a survey by the WEF.
Just after an election that was driven by voters' anxiety about the economy, the U.S. is likely Friday to report the latest strong monthly job gain.
The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, the Labor Department reports, fewer than expected yet at a pace that suggested the recovery remained intact.
William Dudley, head of the New York Fed, said the U.S. interest rate hike would be "welcome" and signal economic health.
The Cleveland Fed president said she sees the first rate hike coming sometime next year, though she refused to put a timetable on the move.
Ship lines and terminals on the West Coast are accusing the dockworkers union there of a continuing effort to hamper cargo movements.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says stocks jumped after ECB head Mario Draghi held pat on his stance for more stimulus.
Blame gold's free fall on the Fed, but if a long-shot referendum passes it could be the Swiss National Bank that stops it.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected, while U.S. productivity came in better than forecast.
The number of planned layoffs by U.S. employers surged nearly 70 percent in October, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
Issues expected to get a new look include a corporate tax overhaul, environmental and financial regulation, trade deals and the Keystone oil pipeline.