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U.S. consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest since July 2007.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest rose more than expected in August, a report showed on Friday.
The ECB is facing a critical debate about whether to embark on an American-style quantitative easing program. Here are the implications.
U.S. jobless claims slid below the critical 300,000 level, and the economy grew at a quicker pace than estimated last quarter.
To be sure, it's been a long slog back from the Great Recession, and the recovery isn't about to break any historical records.
Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended, a new survey showed.
Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods surged in July to a record high thanks to a jump in aircraft purchases, government data showed on Tuesday.
What have we learnt from the recent reporting flurry? Societe Generale has put together a list of conclusions to be drawn from this earnings season.
U.S. consumers became more optimistic about the economy in August, according to the Conference Board.
Home prices in leading U.S. metropolitan regions rose modestly last month, data from S&P/Case-Shiller showed on Tuesday.
The Fed's monetary policy is headed in the right direction, but the U.S. needs to enact structural policies to in order to stimulate stronger GDP.
New U.S. single-family homes fell for a second straight month to their lowest level since March.
The question coming out of the Jackson Hole Fed conference: Is it sustainable for the Europe and U.S. economies to be on different policy paths?
Artificially low interest rates are luring investors into taking risks they wouldn't otherwise, said Martin Feldstein, former Reagan adviser.
U.S. economic activity expanded at a rate above its historical trend, a gauge issued by the Chicago Federal Reserve said on Monday.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector fell for a second straight month in August to its lowest level since May.
On Tuesday, economists are looking for a record-high reading for a key indicator. The question will be whether it matters.
People expecting "market guidance" from the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) proceedings last week at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, got nothing. That is as it should be.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen managed to appease doves but gave slight encouragement to hawks in her much anticipated Jackson Hole speech.
Bullard also tells CNBC he's sticking with his prediction that the Fed should start hiking interest rates late in the first quarter of 2015.