The Fed is expected to point to a growing U.S. economy and stronger job market as it sets the stage for a possible interest rate hike in September.» Read More
Consumer reluctance to really spend money continues to hold back the economy, economist Stephen Roach tells CNBC.
For Americans who have become used to flat or even falling prices, an unfamiliar sight has emerged in the economy: Inflation is ticking up.
For the second week in a row, mortgage activity barely budged, despite a small drop in interest rates.
A majority on Wall Street see the first rate hike in nine years coming in September, but it's a dwindling majority, according to a CNBC Fed survey
As Fed officials consider a rate hike, job growth is shifting from oil into industries like tech, construction and manufacturing.
U.S. home prices continued to rise in May, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, but the increase fell short of analyst estimates.
U.S. consumers were not optimistic about the economy in July, according to a report released Tuesday.
The U.S. services sector expanded at a faster clip in July than June as employment and new business growth accelerated, an industry report showed.
A gauge of U.S. business investment plans rebounded in June, suggesting the drag on manufacturing from capital spending cuts was starting to ebb.
A near 42-year low in claims is going to get lots of investor attention. This time it probably should get a little less.
New U.S. single-family home sales fell in June to their lowest level in seven months and May's sales were revised sharply lower.
The surprising drop in new applications, to its lowest level in more than 41-1/2 years, suggesting job growth remained solid.
As NY moves to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour, the focus is on governors that have similar power to raise pay.
New York moved to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour by the end of 2018 in New York City and by mid-2021 in the rest of the state.
An indicator of U.S. economic activity jumped in June, widely surpassing analyst expectations and suggesting a stronger economic outlook.
U.S. employers are finding it increasingly difficult to find skilled workers, suggesting upward pressure on wage growth down the road.
Home resales rose in June to the highest level since 2007, a sign of pent-up demand that should buoy the housing market recovery.
Call it groundhog week. Mortgage application volume barely moved at all, according to the MBA, although volume is better than a year ago.
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