U.S. services sector expansion eased slightly in April, but the pace of hiring in the sector accelerated to its highest since last June.» Read More
Steve James was impressed by the work ethic of the minimum-wage workers he met while making his documentary, "The Value of Work." He thinks they deserve better.
The U.S. manufacturing sector slowed to its lowest rate of growth since July, while a gauge of new orders hit its lowest level since January.
The number of Americans filing new unemployment claims rose last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a firming labor market.
Investor Mark Cuban, while talking about fostering prosperity on CNBC Wednesday, advised the Republican Party: "Stay completely out of social issues."
Goldman Sachs president and COO Gary Cohn discusses how mixed earnings reflect the broader economy and prospects for U.S. growth.
The data painted a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while.
Monthly benefits for nearly 64 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent in 2015, the Social Security Administration announces.
Here's where a $40 billion trade deficit comes in handy.
The former Fed chair being turned down for a home refinancing loan should serve as a call-to-action, HomeServices CEO Ronald Peltier tells CNBC.
China's report on gross domestic product Tuesday is expected to show a continuing slowdown in the world's third-largest economy.
U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy.
Dallas Fed President Fisher said stock market volatility has not changed his outlook for ending the central bank's bond-buying program "one iota."
The face of automation on Wall Street is a computer hooked up to nine blinking screens that goes by the name Quantitative Market Maker, or Q.M.M.
Income inequality in the United States is near its highest levels of the past 100 years, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Friday.
Citadel's founder Kenneth Griffin is bullish on both the U.S. and energy, expecting rates to rise soon.
QE4 isn't the answer, says Ron Insana. Here are some unconventional monetary policies he thinks the Fed should pursue instead.
The Bank of England may need to keep interest rates lower for longer than previously thought, its chief economist said.
James Bullard said a drop in inflation expectations may play a role in the Fed keeping its bond buying program.
There's a lot of chatter about a possible QE4 but Ron Insana says, nope! Here's what the Fed is more likely to do.
Goldman Sachs's economists downgraded their outlook on the U.S. economy in the second half of 2014 after weak retail sales and business inventory.