The number of Americans filing for benefits fell more than expected last week, near 42-year lows.» Read More
The U.S. economy grew at a healthier clip in the third quarter than initially thought.
"That's what they mean by 'gradual,'" economist Neil Dutta says.
Friday's economic data brought a fresh set of reminders that growth remains muted.
U.S. producer prices dropped in October for a second straight month and the cost of services fell.