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  • The Fed Is a Jobs Destroyer: Ken Griffin Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 10:26 AM ET
    Ken Griffin speaks at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference.

    The Fed's low interest policies are enabling companies to replace people with machines, Citadel head Ken Griffin tells the Milken Institute conference.

  • Wall Street: Fed Will Print Money Until at Least 2014 Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's latest Fed Survey of economists, strategists and money managers shows they expect the Federal Reserve to keep its foot on the accelerator.

  • Consumer Confidence Jumps; Chicago PMI Contracts Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in April as Americans felt better about the outlook for the economy and their income prospects.

  • What Slowdown? Home Prices Up Most Since 2006 Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 9:33 AM ET

    U.S. single-family home prices rose more than expected in February, posting their best annual increase since May 2006.

  • Going Green on the Frontlines of the Economy Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Jatropha

    To celebrate Earth Week, we asked members of our exclusive Young Presidents' Organization Chief Executive Network to tell us how their companies go green.

  • Soros Battles Top German Economist in Euro Spat Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 5:28 AM ET
    George Soros

    Billionaire investor George Soros has struck back for distorting his arguments on Germany's role in the euro zone.

  • ECB Rate Cut Just Became Even More Likely Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 5:12 AM ET
    ECB headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

    The odds of a rate cut by the European Central Bank increased significantly on Tuesday after euro zone inflation eased to a two-year low and unemployment hit a new record high.

  • Spain's Economic Siesta Continues Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:43 AM ET
    Prime Minister of Spain, Mariano Rajoy.

    Spain's GDP figures were in line with estimates from the Bank of Spain, but the country has now reported seven consecutive quarters of contraction and the government is easing up on austerity measures.

  • Conflicting Japan Data: What Are They Telling Us? Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 2:26 AM ET
    Tokyo, Japan

    A slew of economic data out of Japan on Tuesday gives conflicting signals on whether Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's radical revival plan is working or not.

  • Spaniards Fleeing Hard Times Pack for Latin America Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:18 AM ET

    With Spain in the doldrums, many Spaniards are coming to the Americas, where economic indicators point admirably upward, the GlobalPost reports.

  • Bernanke Watch: Is He Eyeing the Exit? Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 7:03 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, and Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Federal Reserve

    As the Fed meets this week, all eyes are on Bernanke as Wall Street is buzzing that he will be leaving soon. Who will take his seat? Here's the one name that keeps coming up.

  • Global Concerns? Bet on Small Caps: Goldman Sachs Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

    Small caps should outperform the large caps if domestic growth continues to outperform the global economy.

  • Why Rich Consumers Will Dominate Spending in 2013 Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    Two new studies show that the wealthy plan to buy more, despite higher taxes and a dim view of economic growth and government.

  • Down on Gold? Here's Why You Should Be Buying Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Attractive valuation plus renewed demand for physical gold could be putting a bottom in for the metal that has been riding a wild bout of volatility.

  • Why the Jobs Outlook Just Got a Whole Lot Worse Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:25 AM ET

    With the April unemployment report coming Friday, weak corporate top-line growth is likely to spell an equally troubled bottom line for the unemployed.

  • US Pending Home Sales Tick Upward in March Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in March, as an historically low supply of for-sale listings nationwide continues to plague the housing market.

  • Lower Prices Offset Tax Hike as Spending Continues Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    Americans spent more in March and their income grew, the latest indication that consumers are shrugging off a tax increase.

  • Wealth Gap Among Races Widened Since the Recession Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    Before the recession, non-Hispanic white families, on average, were about four times as wealthy as nonwhite families, according to a new study. By 2010, whites were about six times as wealthy.

  • Economy Gets Larger, Thanks to Robot Unicorn Attack Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 8:35 AM ET

    The Bureau of Economic Analysis is about to overhaul the way it tracks the growth of the American economy. The new accounting rules will give more weight to "intangible and intellectual" assets.

  • Americans Keep Spending. Here's Why Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 6:53 AM ET

    After the payroll tax increase, many worried that consumers would stop spending and further slow the economy. Nope. Not yet, anyway.

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