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Trump's campaign slogan may jibe well with many Americans, but it may be antithetical with how Cleveland's economy has changed.
U.S. homebuilders lost a little faith in their market in July, as foot traffic of potential buyers thinned and construction constraints continued.
Critics say Donald Trump's immigration policies will wreck the US economy. These five states in particular could be the biggest casualties.
Inflation rose for a fourth straight month as Americans paid more for housing, gas and health care, pointing to rising inflation pressures.
U.S. industrial production rose more than expected in June on large gains in automotive manufacturing and utility output, the Federal Reserve said.
U.S. retail sales posted a healthy increase in June, another sign that consumer spending picked up in the spring.
Billions of online transactions that are tracked on a daily basis by Adobe show deflation is rampant across several consumer categories.
The Labor Department said Thursday its producer price index for final demand rose 0.5 percent in June, versus analysts' expectations of 0.3 percent.
The number of Americans filing for benefits held at lower levels, pointing to momentum in the labor market after job growth surged in June.
The Fed should not be in any hurry to raise rates because inflation is low and the economy is still short of full employment, a top Fed official said.
The Brexit-induced boomlet in mortgage refinances is still cooking with gas.
The sharp rebound in U.S. job growth last month eased concerns that the country's labor market had regressed, a top Fed official said on Wednesday.
The St. Louis Fed president on Tuesday stuck with his view that only a single interest rate increase will be needed for the foreseeable future.
U.S. wholesale inventories rose marginally in May as automobile stocks tumbled.
Job openings slid in May, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said on Tuesday.
U.S. interest rates are too low given progress in the U.S. economy, Kansas City Fed President Esther George said on Monday.
June's massive jobs beat shows the United States is on track to achieving full employment, Jared Bernstein said.
Job growth picked up in June, and some sectors were hiring much faster than others.
June's jobs numbers were great, but unseasonably low May hiring has been chalked up to the weather.
Ed Yardeni discusses concern for slowing global growth, but still remains positive on U.S. markets.