Roads could get icy again and gas prices have been ticking upward since last month, but that won't stop Americans from traveling this holiday season, AAA says.
U.S. producer prices fell for a third straight month in November, pointing to a lack of inflation.
Average U.S. rates for fixed mortgages eased slightly this week, remaining near historically low levels.
Retail sales rose solidly in November as Americans bought automobiles and a range of other goods, adding to signs of a strengthening economy.
The number of U.S. homes entering the path to foreclosure or winding up repossessed by lenders has fallen to levels not seen in more than six years.
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U.S. consumer sentiment surged in December as Americans' outlook on the economy and job prospects improved, a survey released Friday showed.
U.S. employers hired more workers than expected in November and the jobless rate fell to a five-year low of 7 percent.
It was a day of upbeat economic news: GDP growth rose and jobless claims fell. So naturally, stocks lost ground again due to fears that the Fed will cut its stimulus program.
The U.S. economy grew faster than initially estimated in the third quarter as businesses aggressively accumulated stock, but underlying domestic demand remained sluggish.
Stocks markets fell again Wednesday as investors weighed conflicting economic reports and came away with fears that the Fed could pull back on its stimulus sooner.
A Federal Reserve survey shows the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown.
Sales of new single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in more than 33 years in October, suggesting the housing market recovery remains intact.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in October as exports hit a record high.
A measure of U.S. home prices rose only modestly in October, adding to signs that prices have stabilized after big gains earlier this year.
The price of lords-a-leaping and ladies dancing has spiked this holiday season, but other items mentioned still cost the same as they did last year.
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