The final September reading on consumer sentiment finished at 84.6, the highest since July 2013.» Read More
New orders for U.S. factory goods posted their biggest decline ever in August, clawing back an aircraft-driven jump a month earlier.
The number of jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, an indication that layoffs may be abating in an uncertain economy.
U.S. manufacturing expanded during September but the pace of growth at factories slowed, according to an industry report.
Consumers turned pessimistic on the economy in September, The Conference Board says, bringing a four-month win streak to an abrupt halt.
Though the stock market is "overpriced," it's still "not a bad investment, all things considered," says economist Robert Shiller.
Rising incomes helped American consumers spend more in August, a positive sign for the U.S. economy.
The U.S. economy grew at a brisk pace in the second quarter, expanding at an annualized 4.6 percent rate and the fastest since 2011.
New applications for unemployment benefits rose, staying at pre-recession levels while durable goods orders plunged in August.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes surged in August and hit their highest level in more than 6 years.
Investors took a break from the U.S. housing market, as existing home sales tumbled unexpectedly in August.
An index that hints at the outlook for the U.S. economy rose modestly in August but fell short of Wall Street expectations.
A closely watched barometer of business conditions showed the manufacturing sector lost steam in September, and fell short of market estimates.
The ECB doled out 82.6 billion euros ($106.3 billion) in cheap loans to banks on Thursday, and released details of a new rotation system for its Governing Council.
U.S. consumer prices fell for the first time in nearly 1½ years in August and underlying inflation pressures were muted.
U.S. producer prices were flat in August, data showed on Tuesday, underscoring dormant price pressures in the world's largest economy.
U.S. manufacturing output fell for the first time in seven months in August as motor vehicle production declined.
Manufacturing activity in New York State accelerated at its fastest pace in nearly five years in September, data showed.
U.S. business inventories rose in July, but may not change views that stock accumulation could be a minor drag on 3rd quarter growth.
U.S. retail sales rose in August as Americans bought automobiles and a range of other goods, helped in part by relief at the gas pump.
The number of new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but that probably doesn't signal a big shift in conditions.