As the trade war between China and the U.S. hits a boiling point, investors are taking their dimmest view of the global economy since the height of the European debt crisis. » Read More
By: Liz Moyer
President Donald Trump said China is "actively" trying to change the U.S. election by attacking American farmers, ranchers and industrial workers "because of their loyalty to me." » Read More
By: Kate Rooney
Top White House Economic Advisor Larry Kudlow said while the administration needs to be tougher on spending, tax cuts should fix the issue. » Read More
By: Jeff Cox
The U.S. economy is leading the rest of the world by returning to the basic approach of cutting taxes and letting businesses know that government is back on their side, top Trump economic aide Larry Kudlow says. » Read More
The U.S. economy cannot grow faster without the government spending more or reducing its revenue, one investment strategist says.
The market rally may be helped by Trump policies, but it's really fueled by economic gains, Bob Doll tells CNBC.
A flood of mobile phones and other consumer products widened America's trade gap with China.
Deregulatory measures taken by the new administration are spurring growth in small business, Paychex CEO Marty Mucci says.
Exxon Mobil said on Monday it would invest $20 billion through 2022 to expand its chemical and oil refining plants on the U.S. Gulf Coast.
"I say the rest of the economy is strong enough to take it," Cramer says.
Taxing imports while exempting exports, is the linchpin of Paul Ryan's plan for corporate tax reform.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell, pointing to further tightening in the labor market even as growth appears to have remained moderate in the first quarter.
By one estimate, the so-called border adjustment tax could have countries putting up $385 billion in blocks on U.S. exports.
President Donald Trump's big plans are in deep trouble as he heads into his first big speech to Congress.
"All signs are showing that homes this spring will be much less affordable than last year," warns one real estate economist.
Trump says, "If I can get that up to 3 percent or maybe more, we have a whole different ball game."
More robust economic growth will help fund increases in spending, President Donald Trump tells Fox News.
In a CNBC interview, Kaplan says the Fed should move "sooner rather than later."
Growth slowed in the fourth quarter as previously reported, with robust consumer spending offset by downward revisions to business and government investment.
The S&P Case-Shiller CoreLogic Home Price Index rose 5.8 percent year over year in December.
Just as Washington is gearing up to goose the economy, the Fed could be teeing up a rate increase that could put a damper on things.
One analyst has warned that the new U.S. President is pushing hardest on policies that could shrink the U.S. economy.
The Trump administration appointee said he is "primarily focused on middle-class" tax cuts.
CNBC's Robert Frank says Trump's plan will likely give tax breaks to the wealthy. Larry Kudlow sees it differently.