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Prices increased more than expected in April amid rising costs for petroleum products and a range of other goods, which could help boost domestic inflation.
The gains are slow and small, but mortgage volume is beginning to improve again, as more homebuyers sign on the dotted line.
The number of openings was at 5.7 million on the last business day of the month, the monthly JOLTs report said.
Since the crisis, the economy has never been called robust, but it may be in the longest expansion on record, with more years to go.
The Fed has now met its employment goal and is nearing its inflation goal, despite some weak recent economic data, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said.
Continued strong demand for safe assets along with sluggish growth in the U.S. workforce will hold down U.S. interest rates for the foreseeable future, Bullard said.
The billionaire investor says the Republican health-care bill that recently passed the House would cut his taxes.
Warren Buffett says President Donald Trump has not contributed much to U.S. economic growth so far.
The number of nonfarm jobs created in April was expected to total 185,000, up from the 98,000 jobs reported a month earlier.
The Berkshire Hathaway CEO tells CNBC he's unfazed by the weak economic growth recorded in the first quarter.
Apple's reach stretches far beyond manufacturing jobs, and the tech giant is not stopping now.
"Lower taxes drives more investment, drives more hiring, drives greater wages," Randall Stephenson tells CNBC. "All of this fits together."
U.S. worker productivity unexpectedly fell in the first quarter, leading to a jump in labor-related costs.
The U.S. trade deficit improved slightly in March amid broad declines in both imports and exports, government data showed on Thursday.
Job creation in the private sector cooled off in April but was still in line with what Wall Street had been expecting.
Gov. Ricardo Rossello said Wednesday that a federal control board overseeing the island's finances has agreed with his request
Price gains during the last housing boom were juiced almost entirely by an incredibly loose mortgage lending market that no longer exists.
A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the service sector, and a reading below 50 indicates contraction.
Investors' focus should be set not on interest rates but on forecasts for the U.S. economy when the Fed meets.
LinkedIn says its data shows seasonally adjusted hiring in April was 3.4 percent higher than in March.
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