Although economist have trimmed their estimates for second-quarter GDP, they don't believe the economy will hit a recession this year or next.» Read More
U.S. wholesale inventories rose in May, reinforcing the view that economic growth should surge following a weak first quarter.
Rates are not driving home sales. That's what the correlation between rate moves and mortgage applications suggests; they are not traveling in tandem.
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said he expects economic growth to continue at a moderate pace, with inflation pressures remaining well-behaved.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for May was little changed from April at 4.6 million, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.
A study shows the states that raised their minimum wages this year had stronger job growth than the states that didn't. USA Today reports.
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.
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Job growth accelerated in June, with U.S. companies adding 288,000 to payrolls and indicating that expectations for strong second-half economic growth will be fulfilled.
The final reading on U.S. services sector activity hit its highest in 4-1/2 years, pushed by increasing new business activity and hiring, a survey showed.
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Planned job cuts announced by U.S. companies dropped 41 percent to 31,434 in June, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed a bit more than expected in May as exports jumped to a record high.
Five years after the Great Recession ended, most states still haven't regained all the jobs they lost, even though the nation as a whole has.
Private sector job creation surged in June, with companies adding a much larger than expected 281,000 new positions, according to a report from ADP.
A fall in demand for military equipment spurred a drop in new orders for U.S. factory goods, data showed on Wednesday.
U.S. home prices increased 8.8 percent in May 2014 from May 2013, according to CoreLogic, while the pace of gains has slowed.
Moody's Analytics predicted that wages will rise 2.5 percent in 2015 and 3.0 percent in 2016 as the U.S. economy fully recovers.
Consumers will pay the highest Fourth of July gasoline prices in six years, but pump prices would be far higher if not for the oil shale boom.
The pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector slowed slightly in June, though new orders accelerated to a six-month high.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in June dipped from a seven-month high, though the decline was bigger than expected.