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The Commerce Department said on Tuesday wholesale inventories rose 1.0 percent after slipping 0.1 percent in October. That was the largest increase since November 2014.
Economist had expected monthly job openings to be 5.56 million, according to Thomson Reuters.
Small business sentiment soared to a 12-year high in December, as business owners looked forward to much better business conditions.
China's leadership is debating responses to the president-elect and his proposed get-tough trade policies.
Consumers have been taking on more debt, and they are not paying it off every month.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers explains why Trump's tax proposals could be detrimental to the global economy.
Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren called for the Fed to step up its pace of rate increases from the once-a-year pattern it has pursued since 2015.
Northman's Sven Henrich believes the bull market is on its last legs, and a recession is soon to follow.
Payrolls grew by 156,000 in December, closing out a year in which employment growth moderated and the economy showed signs of entering a new phase.
The Labor Department says unemployment is at 4.7 percent, but there's more to the story than that one number.
Imports of oil and other foreign goods increased, while American exports fell for a second month.
Despite Trump's public shaming, the American auto industry has been adding U.S. jobs faster than other major sectors.
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As the Trump era promises more focus on border issues, the Border Patrol has ambitious goals to hire 1,700 more agents this year.
Job creation tailed off in December, pointing to an increasingly tight labor market, according to a report from ADP and Moody's.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a 43 year-low last week, pointing to further tightening in the labor market.
December's total was 42 percent higher than the same month last year, but this year's total cuts fell 12 percent.
The president-elect has made a promise he may not be able to keep.
Borrowing by small U.S. firms ticked up in November, as investors bid up U.S. stocks on bets that tax cuts will boost profits.
The Federal Open Market Committee in December approved its first rate hike in a year and indicated that three more may be on the way.
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