Consumer confidence was expected to fall to 98 in November. » Read More
By: Samuel Rines, chief economist, Avalon Advisors
It's time for the Fed to taper forward guidance to reduce the often confusing "noise" and mixed signals, says Economist Samuel Rines. » Read More
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The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week after two straight weekly increases.
The Fed is "reasonably close" to its goals and should keep gradually raising U.S. interest rate, Janet Yellen said on Tuesday.
Tax reform is top of mind for CFOs this year, with many uncertain their company's effective tax rate will be lower in 2018 compared to 2017.
A nonpartisan group said the Senate plan would leave half of taxpayers facing higher levies by 2027.
U.S. home sales increased more than expected in October as hurricane-related disruptions dissipated,
These occupations are projected to grow as much as 105 percent in the next decade.
In 2012, business leaders warned against the looming debt disaster. Now, with corporate tax cuts on the table, those concerns have been put aside.
Corporate debt is equal to nearly half of U.S. GDP, and while not a problem now, a slump in the economy could turn it into a worry.
Americans' access to credit improved while their perceived vulnerability to a financial shock declined, according to a New York Fed survey.
The market's hyper focus on bitcoin is causing investors to miss a much better long-term bet on global transformation: renewable energy.
The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or roughly half a trillion dollars.
Congress is counting on America having "amnesia" about Ronald Reagan's "voodoo economics" for tax cut backing, a Yale expert said Friday.
U.S. President Donald Trump predicted that Sen. Jeff Flake will oppose the GOP tax bill, but the senator's office says he has not yet made up his mind.
The GOP tax plan will place a higher burden on those who earn $1 million but provide a break to everyone else, Mnuchin says.
U.S. home building jumped to a one-year high in October likely as disruptions caused by recent hurricanes in the South faded.
"We're very excited about the timeline," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says.
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