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New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.
Small business sentiment weakened in June, pulling back from a six-year high because firms felt less confident the economy would improve in the coming months.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed slightly in June as business activity decelerated.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed a bit more than expected in May as exports jumped to a record high.
A fall in demand for military equipment spurred a drop in new orders for U.S. factory goods, data showed on Wednesday.
The pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector slowed slightly in June, though new orders accelerated to a six-month high.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell marginally last week, as consumer spending rose less than expected.
The U.S. economy contracted at a steeper pace than previously estimated in the first quarter as durable goods fell sharply.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes jumped to a six-year high in May, the latest indication the housing market was starting to dig out of a recent soft patch.
Scotland could become a financial hub to rival Frankfurt and also double its wealth over the next 25 years, a new report claimed.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits dipped more than expected last week.
The U.S. current account deficit increased to its widest point in 1-1/2 years in the first quarter as exports slumped.
The Fed's monetary policy will likely lead to a measured rate of inflation, and will certainly lead to financial turmoil, Jim Grant said.
CEOs have slightly lower expectations for US gross domestic product growth than they did last quarter, according to a new survey.
U.S. consumer prices logged their largest jump in more than a year as housing starts and building permits slumped.
A gauge of manufacturing in New York state rose in June, as new orders climbed to its highest level in nearly four years.
U.S. producer prices fell in May as costs declined broadly, indicating inflation pressures remained benign.
New U.S. claims for unemployment unexpectedly rose last week as import price gains were held in check, data showed.
The May jobs report shows an economy in full-blown healing, but also highlights a "dirty little secret", Pimco's Paul McCulley said.
Pimco's outflows were a rough patch, but the firm is now moving ahead, its founder and chief investment officer Bill Gross said Thursday.