American consumers kept up an epic shopping spree last month, and the fate of the U.S. economy rests on keeping it going. » Read More
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As businesses and governments cut spending this spring, American consumers kept the U.S. economy moving ahead, but just barely.
At Jackson Hole, Fed Chair Janet Yellen voiced optimism about the economy and an expectation that interest rate hikes are ahead.
A measure of consumers' attitudes was slightly lower this month, according to new data.
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