While Wall Street certainly expects the Fed to announce the historic final taper on Wednesday, the real action for investors may lie in the fine print.» Read More
Think it's just tiny island nations that climate change will wash away? A UN report indicates a quarter of global GDP is at risk.
As the Fed gets set to stop QE, Wall Street is already speculating it could crank up a new bond-buying program to take its place if the economy sours.
Although many consumers said they're concerned about their data, 56 percent will still shop at retailers that experienced a data breach.
Mortgage rates bumped decidedly back over 4 percent last week, causing a drop in both mortgage applications to refinance and to purchase a home.
A month of worrisome headlines has markets believing in a more dovish Federal Reserve, according to the latest CNBC Fed Survey.
Here are three things the Fed should say in its statement this week, says Michael Farr.
The Consumer Confidence Index rebounded from September and beat estimates with a report of 94.5 in October.
New orders for capital goods recorded their biggest drop in eight months in September, but the decline was likely to be temporary as sentiment has been upbeat.
As the Federal Reserve prepares to exit QE, it faces a thorny dilemma with a market that is not buying what the central bank is selling.
U.S. single-family home prices rose in August on a year-over-year basis but fell short of expectations, a closely watched survey said on Tuesday.
Speculation is increasing that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries will reverse course and cut production at its Thanksgiving meeting.
The police pay gap across the U.S. has some earning a comfortable middle-class living and others scraping by on poverty wages. NBC News reports.
The Federal Reserve will likely reinforce its willingness to wait longer before hiking interest rates over inflation worries.
America's net contribution to the growth of the world economy in the first eight months of this year amounted to $480.8 billion.
Battered for years by offshore competition in Asia, U.S. furniture manufacturers are showing renewed signs of life.
The average price of U.S. retail gasoline dropped to the lowest level in nearly four years, driven by plunging oil prices, the Lundberg survey said.
Here's where the stock market and baseball meet, just in time for the World Series as well as a likely volatile time ahead on Wall Street.
Looking to fly this holiday season? Be ready for fuller flights and higher fares, in spite of toil and trouble everywhere.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes rose to a six-year high in September, increasing 0.2 percent, according to the Commerce Department on Friday.
A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in September, reversing the prior month's sluggishness.
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