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The Fed, however, lowered its 2019 outlook for the federal funds rate from its June projection.
This is a comparison of Wednesday's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policymaking meeting on July 26.
Applications to refinance a home loan and purchase a home fall sharply.
The Fed is reversing the most ambitious monetary stimulus program in history amid questions over how much impact it really delivered.
Some 76 percent of respondents to the CNBC Fed Survey say there will be a hike in December.
"I don't see anything that would cause a downturn right now" except tighter monetary policy, the billionaire says.
Incomes are rising for many American households, yet those gains are not shared equally across the board.
"If you have a downturn, I think it becomes a social and political question," the head of Bridgewater Associates says.
Ivanka wants to help women entrepreneurs in emerging countries through the We-Fi fund, but President Trump is championing nationalism.
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One contractor laments that as their phone keeps ringing, "You have to tell them it will likely be a couple years."
U.S. import prices recorded their biggest increase in seven months in August as the cost of petroleum surged.
India and Japan are picking up the pace as car sales in the U.S. and China stutter.
Economists are surmising that Amazon had a role in the surprise drop in August retail sales.
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma may have done long-term damage to the competitiveness of two of America's most economically important states.
The consumer sentiment index, a survey of consumers by The University of Michigan, was expected decline to 95.1 in September.
U.S. industrial output fell in August for the first time since January as Hurricane Harvey battered oil, gas and chemical plants along the Gulf Coast and a cool summer sapped utility demand in the east, the Federal Reserve said on Friday.
U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in August as Hurricane Harvey likely depressed motor vehicle purchases, suggesting a moderation in consumer spending in the third quarter.
Macy's will increase by 20 percent the number of workers it hires during the holiday shopping season to staff distribution and warehouses that support its online business.
Congress needs to pass a meaningful tax cut to fuel the Trump economic boom, says Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm.
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