Growth in the U.S. services sector accelerated modestly in February, lifted by improvements in new business, an industry report shows.» Read More
The Federal Reserve should wait until the first half of 2016 before raising interest rates, a top U.S. central banker said on Wednesday, or risk undermining the very recovery it has helped engineer.
Companies added 212,000 positions for the month, down from an upwardly revised 250,000 in January.
The Reserve Bank of India surprised markets on Wednesday by cutting rates for the second time this year.
US CEO are modestly more upbeat about the economy and almost half plan to increase capital spending over the next six months.
The consensus among economists on Wall Street and at the Federal Reserve is that consumer spending will begin to increase in the coming months.
The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday held back on further monetary easing, surprising most market watchers who were expecting a second rate cut in as many months.
The founder of Duquesne Capital Management said that the Fed risks disrupting the U.S. economy if it waits to raise interest rates.
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The pace of U.S. manufacturing growth fell in February to its slowest in 13 months.
U.S. consumer spending fell for a second straight month in January, as lower gasoline prices continued to weigh on receipts at service stations.
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The U.S. economy was operating at 2.4 percent growth last year, 0.6 percentage points above its physical limits to non-inflationary economic activity.
Republicans attacking Janet Yellen should be careful what they wish for, says Larry Kudlow.
The Federal Reserve's Stanley Fischer told CNBC that there is a "high probability" of a rate increase this year.
Both the Federal Open Market Committee and markets are expecting that rates will be raised "sometime this year," Stanley Fischer said.
The Fed should keep interest rates lower for longer than planned and then tighten monetary policy aggressively, according to new findings.
The Fed may have to get even more aggressive if its efforts to tighten aren't reflected in short-term rates, he said.