Orders for long-lasting factory goods were expected to rise 1.2 percent in February after increasing 1.8 percent a month earlier. » Read More
Treasury Sec Mnuchin says will try to get 'comprehensive' tax reform done by Congress' August recess
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The Fed should also begin allowing its massive portfolio to run off, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Friday. » Read More
The battle between Kansas and Missouri to attract companies highlights the folly of state incentives. It's been an endless, unwinnable war.
Spending rose on demand for automobiles and other goods, but there are fears the U.K.'s vote to leave the EU could prompt Americans to cut back.
Despite the Brexit vote and dovish views from the Fed, the Mortgage Bankers Association still thinks a rate hike is on the way for July.
The final push of the spring housing season turned out weaker than expected. Signed contracts to buy existing homes fell 3.7 percent in May.
Business leader and ex-Bill Clinton advisor Glenn Hutchins says the U.S. needs to avoid at all costs self-inflicted "chaos and uncertainty."
Growth slowed, but not as sharply as estimated, with gains in exports and investment in software partially offsetting weak consumer spending.
Home prices rose in April as a growing number of cities surpassed records set before the Great Recession.
The U.S. advance goods trade deficit totaled a wider-than-expected $60.59 billion in May.
Consumers had a slightly dimmer view of the economy prior to Friday's stock market rout.
Orders for long-lasting factory goods fell more sharply than expected in May, amid a huge drop in defense aircraft orders.
The International Monetary Fund said America should raise the minimum wage to help the poor and offer paid maternity leave to encourage women to work.
But Fed Governor Jay Powell tells CNBC the central bank is ready for whatever happens in Thursday's vote in Britain.
Another drop in mortgage interest rates sent borrowers back to the bank to refinance home loans.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen went in front of the Senate Banking Committee Tuesday. Follow along with CNBC's live coverage.
A decision by Britain to exit the EU would trigger off a sell-off in the pound, a decline in household income and a recession, according to Soros.
Hillary Clinton will make the case that Donald Trump is "unfit" to manage the economy in a speech modeled after her foreign policy takedown of Trump.
It's more than stocks or currencies: The global economy could actually be damaged if the U.K. votes to leave the EU.
The next recession is probably already here and since there isn't much the Fed can co, it may last longer than the last one, says Michael Pento.
The Fed's dwindling confidence in its own outlook is creating a policy problem that may require Janet Yellen to lay out her own views more forcefully.
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard says low growth and a very low fed funds rate of just 63 basis points will likely remain in place through 2018.
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