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As online sales soar, Macy's CEO thinks the perceived death of the department store "is a statement that's been grossly exaggerated."
The former official who helped "'quarterback" the Fed's quantitative easing program tells CNBC why QE has done more for Wall Street than Main Street.
Created by American Express and celebrating its sixth year, Small Business Saturday sales could exceed $14 billion this year.
If you’re not in one of these categories, you’re going to have a really hard time, retail analyst Dana Telsey says.
Tiger and goats exist at the opposite end of the food chain — but sometimes the humbler animal can win out. What are the economic implications?
As we finish yet another year, what are the chances the U.S. economy can avoid yet another first-quarter skid?
Americans are traveling all over for Thanksgiving. Data from Priceline.com show that Asia is a top travel destination for holiday merrymakers.
U.S. consumer sentiment inched up in November, but missed expectations, according to a report released on Friday.
Sales of new homes recovered in October after suffering a steep drop in September, indicating that the housing market may be stabilizing.
Mario Draghi's efforts to pursue inflation have dragged down the euro. But that's no reason to sell gold, says Michael Pento. Here's why.
Consumer spending barely rose in October as households took advantage of rising incomes to boost savings to their highest level in nearly three years.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell more than expected last week, near 42-year lows.
The Commerce Department said non-defense capital goods orders excluding aircraft increased 1.3 percent last month.
One California farmer's idea: flood fields with storm runoff from El Nino now, so that it won't cost as much to pump next summer.
Federal Reserve officials are already sketching out positions for a post-liftoff debate that may make the Fed's policy less predictable.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen wants to inject uncertainty back into the market, economist Steven Ricchiuto tells CNBC.
The author of financial best-seller "Rich Dad Poor Dad" has some unusual advice for millennials: Saving is for losers.
U.S. stock index futures crept lower early on Tuesday, following Asian and European shares downwards, after a weak close on Wall Street on Monday.
A Fed rate hike would be a boon for commodities, says Invast Australia's director of research, Peter Fay. Here's why.
One strategist says the probability of a bear market in 2016 is at 30 percent, his firm's worst projection since 2007.