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A measure of factory output unexpectedly fell at the start of the year, raising concerns that the sector could be headed for a downturn.
Stocks fell Thursday after a measure of US consumer spending unexpectedly tumbled at the end of 2018, renewing expectations for slowing growth.
The unexpected drop in retail sales has fueled concerns about an economy that's primarily driven by consumer spending.
Household debt has cast uncertainty on growth and financial stability in the world's second-largest economy.
Americans faced record levels of debt between October and December of 2018, with the amount owed by households rising for an 18th consecutive quarter.
Middle Eastern oil producers capable of filling a gap left by American energy sanctions have followed through with plans to slash production, raising concerns about global supply of heavy crude.
Billionaires who hate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s 70% tax on the superrich are adamant it will hurt the economy — but history suggests othe...
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 70% tax on the ultrarich faced quick backlash. But a compelling case can be made that it's an optimal rate for the economy.
Bank of America wrote that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, whose team just won the Super Bowl, bears some similarities to the US economy.
This corporate earnings season's busiest week has ended. The results have underscored what a tumultuous season the market has seen so far.
The latest snapshot of the US labor market could upend newfound expectations for the Federal Reserve to take a break on raising borrowing costs.