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
Expectations for this earnings season may be too hopeful, says Michael Farr. Here's why.
Tuesday's stock-market selloff was followed by a Wednesday rebound. So what happens now? NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari weighs in.
The number of new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to nearly its lowest level since before the 2007-09 recession.
This week's poor German data are the latest sign the "strongman" of Europe is weakening. We take a look at why Germany could be losing its clout.
Economic growth is set to slow in the euro area, the OECD warned on Wednesday, in a blow to hopes the region’s fortunes were improving.
President Obama's economic leadership stands at the lowest level of his presidency, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic survey.
The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast for both this year and next, as a divergence emerges between economies.
Home prices are still higher compared to last year, but now, suddenly, it looks as if values could actually go negative on a national level.
The number of U.S. job openings rose last month to the highest level since January 2001, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
One thing experts can agree on: Consumers will remain cautious when opening their wallets this holiday.
Some economists warn the risks of a full-blown Chinese banking crisis are rising. If it happens, the impact would be felt around the world.
It's not just about financial stability, says UBS investment chief Simon Smiles. Here's what the IMF should really focus on at its meeting this week.
According to GasBuddy, 10 percent of the nation's gas stations are now selling gasoline at less than $3 a gallon.
Guess what? While you were waiting for the Fed to hike rates, monetary policy was already getting tighter, says Ron Insana. Here's why.
Media reports on the Hong Kong protests are focusing on democracy but here's the real issue, says Dan Steinbock.
Economic growth in the East Asia Pacific region will outpace growth in developed nations, according to a World Bank economic update.
New York and California may be the richest states, but when it comes to charity, they're not even among the top 25. A look at who tops the list, and why.
Friday's jobs report was good. But was it really that good? Questions remain over whether the headline rate is still a useful gauge of jobs market health.
It is probably time for the White House to give up on the idea the president will get much credit for the economy, Politico's Ben White says.
The U.S. services sector retreated in September to its lowest level in three months but employment hit a nine-year high.