During congressional testimony on Tuesday and Wednesday, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said she was "optimistic" on the slowly growing economy.» Read More
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.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports May retail sales are up 0.3 percent, and U.S. initial jobless claims from the week ending with June 7th moved up to 317,000. CNBC's Steve Liesman, provides perspective.
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.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose by more than expected last week.
Growth in the services sector accelerated in May, rising at the fastest pace in nine months as new orders and business activity jumped.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest trade services data from May.
Job creation in the private sector was disappointingly slow in May, with companies adding just 179,000 positions.
The U.S. trade deficit widened to its highest level in two years in April as imports hit a record high.
CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at the economic data coming later this week and what investors will be focusing on.
A gauge of U.S. consumer sentiment fell in May as a gloomy view on income growth clouded an otherwise positive economic outlook.
Consumer spending fell for the first time in a year in April, amid signs inflation is stirring.
The sleepy Egyptian village of Abu Talat houses telecom infrastructure that connects hundreds of millions of users to the Internet.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter for the first time in three years amid a severe winter, data showed.
U.S. consumers were more optimistic in May than in April, the Conference Board said Tuesday.