business-and-finance

Consumer Confidence Hits the Skids

The Conference Board released the reading on consumer confidence for the month of September — and the report looks like confidence hit the skids. The...

GDP Bounce Keeps Climbing

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported its readings on gross domestic product (GDP) Friday morning. In recent history for this quarter, the initial...

FOMC Verdict: Dovish Bias Remains

The Federal Reserve made its announcement for the FOMC policy meeting Wednesday afternoon, swinging markets from up to down — and back to up...

CPI Moves From Inflation to Deflation

The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of August on Wednesday morning. Consumer prices fell in August,...

Consumer Sentiment on the Rise

The Consumer Sentiment Index from Reuters and the University of Michigan was released Friday morning. The trend through August has been overall...