The U.S. economy created just 151,000 jobs in January amid multiple other signs that growth is slowing, though the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent.» Read More
The Institute for Supply Management services index for December missed analyst forecasts.
The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in new business and employment declined.
After slogging through most of 2014, there are a number of factors that should give specialty stores a boost in the new year.
The surprising number of new claims for unemployment benefits was not enough to change views of a sustained strength in the labor market.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.8 percent from a downwardly-revised October reading.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed more than expected in December, a report showed on Wednesday.
The United States is back, and ready to drive global growth in 2015.
Next year is shaping up to be one of those rare times when strong economic growth is accompanied by low interest rates, the perfect mix for housing.
After a long, dismal stretch last winter that sent it in reverse, the U.S. economy bounced back sharply in 2014.
Washington state's minimum wage will rise to the highest in the nation on Jan. 1.
High-cost, short-term car title loans are leading people to take out risky lines of credit.
Whlie falling oil prices are helping the U.S. economy, job prospects in the oil patch aren't so bright.
U.S. consumer sentiment jumped to its highest level in nearly eight years on cheaper gasoline and better job and wage prospects, a survey showed.
The U.S. economy grew at its quickest pace in 11 years in the third quarter, but a separate reading on U.S. factory orders slumped in November.
It hasn’t been a great month for Sony Pictures, but December is turning out to be another solid month for Hollywood.
If the housing crisis was a horror show, then brace yourself: Here comes the sequel, says Brandy King-Cutler of American Financing.
In a stinging rebuke, the Minneapolis Fed president said the Fed should make clear it was willing to do QE again if needed.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in employment and new business slowed.
U.S. consumer prices recorded their biggest drop in nearly six years in November as gasoline prices tumbled.