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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since September, while durable goods unexpectedly rose.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed in November, a report showed on Wednesday.
U.S. home buyers signed fewer contracts to buy existing homes in October, but new home sales rose for a third straight month.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in November to its highest level in more than seven years on improvements in the current economic condition.
A new study shows real wages for manufacturing workers declined three times as much as for workers as a whole.
Initial claims for state unemployment benefits fell more than expected, while a reading on consumer prices came in unexpectedly flat.
The U.S. manufacturing sector slowed in November to its lowest rate of growth since January; a gauge of new orders also fell for a third month.
The Fed is crafting disclosure rules for banks' liquidity requirements that could be both qualitative and quantitative, Fed Gov. Daniel Tarullo said.
There may not be a recession next year, but don't expect a year of stellar growth either, according to BofA ML.
Despite a relatively quiet week for interest rates, mortgage applications took an unexpected turn higher, driven by home buyers.
U.S. producer prices unexpectedly rose in October, but the underlying trend continued to point to a benign inflation.
Low interest rates, affordable home prices and solid job creation lifted home builders' confidence in November.
The Fed governor told CNBC on Monday he's watching very carefully for any signs of excesses in the markets due to near-zero interest rate policy.
U.S. manufacturing output rose in October, but a third straight month of declines in auto production suggested some slowdown in the pace of factory activity.
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.