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The GOP tax cuts could help Trump get reelected in 2020, even though most Americans hate them

"I think if you look at all the sentiment measures that matter, they're through the roof," President Donald Trump's adviser Kevin Hassett said.

The S&P 500 is on track to close at a record high

Strong quarterly financial results helped put the S&P 500 on course Tuesday to close at a record high.

11 mind-blowing facts about Texas’ economy

Texas is experiencing a booming economy, with rapid advancements in many sectors not traditionally associated with the Lone Star State.
William Gross, Manager of the world's biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co. (PIMCO) participates in the Obama administration's Conference on the Future of Housing Finance in the Cash Room of the Treasury Building in Washington, August 17, 2010.

16 brilliant quotes from Bill Gross, the legendary ‘Bond King’ who retired earlier this year

Bond investor Bill Gross has a net worth calculated at around $1.5 billion. Here are 16 of his greatest quotes.
CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 29: Jeff Linforth stands at the Chicago Board of Trade signal offers in the Standard & Poors stock index futures pit near the open of trading September 29, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. Stocks fell at the open as traders waited for Congress to vote on the $700 billion plan to rescue troubled financial companies. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Millennials are worried that a stock-market crash could derail the US economy

US millennials see a stock-market crash as a key risk to the economy while Older Americans are more concerned about terrorism and geopolitical events.

The US trade deficit hasn’t been this small in 8 months, but Boeing’s 737 Max problems suggest it may not last

The US trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed in February, hitting its lowest level in eight months as shipments of civilian aircraft surged.

Top White House economist says Zillow estimates suggest Trump’s tax overhaul hasn’t affected housing prices

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said Tuesday he hasn't seen any evidence the GOP tax reform passed in 2017 has impacted housing prices.
FILE PHOTO: A line worker installs the front seats on the flex line at Nissan Motor Co's automobile manufacturing plant in Smyrna Tennessee

US manufacturing activity sees first quarterly decline since 2017

A gauge of industrial activity in the US unexpectedly slipped in March, the latest sign of a cooling manufacturing sector.
A shopper walking down aisle in newly opened Walmart Neighborhood Market in Chicago.

Americans are becoming much less optimistic about the economy as growth slows

Americans were much less optimistic about the outlook for the economy in early April, the latest sign of expectations for a sustained slowdown in growth.

Jamie Dimon lays out the risks that he thinks could throw the US economy off course

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon on Friday outlined the risks he sees in the US economy, which is widely expected to slow.