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Economic policy around the world is finally attuned, making a "synchronized global economic bounce" more likely, says strategist Jim Paulsen.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell last week, reinforcing views of market strength that could encourage the Fed to raise rates soon.
A closer look at these numbers shows that the economic recovery was never viable, says financial advisor Michael Pento.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have blasted each other's economic plans. But Ron Insana says the the truth is, both of them fall short.
Business activity in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region improved in August, but local employment deteriorated to its worst level in seven years.
The world is coming together for the first time in many years, and it's not just for the Olympic games, says strategist James Paulsen.
Economic data is in focus after the Fed came out cooing like doves when markets expected a full-throated hawkish tone.
NY Fed President William Dudley says a September rate hike "is possible."
U.S. industrial production rose more than expected in July, according to Federal Reserve data released on Tuesday.
Housing starts unexpectedly rose in July as building activity increased, supporting the view that investment in residential construction will rebound.
U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in July as the cost of gasoline fell for the first time in five months and underlying inflation moderated.
Factory activity in New York slowed in early August for the second straight month, and manufacturers in the state cut jobs.
Hillary Clinton is looking to drive job growth by increasing the size of the government, Trump advisor John McNabb tells CNBC.
If you want to find the U.S. cities with the lowest rates of unemployment, you'll have to look beyond the coasts.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership could increase U.S. exports by 20 percent, UPS Chairman and CEO David Abney tells CNBC.
A shortage of existing homes for sale is boosting the market for newly-built homes, and fueling confidence among builders right along with it.
Weak productivity data is likely being misstated, which means U.S. economic growth is likely higher, as well, Jim Paulsen said.
A key measure of consumers' attitudes was up slightly so far this month, but didn't rise as much as expected.
Prices unexpectedly fell in July, pointing to a tame inflation environment that could make it difficult for the Fed to raise interest rates.
Sales stalled in July, pointing to a moderation in spending that could temper expectations of an acceleration in growth in the third quarter.
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