economic growth

Americans Spend Big in January

Consumer spending climbed more than forecast in January as incomes increased, making it more likely the biggest part of the economy will continue to grow in early 2014.

U.S. Consumers Spend Big in November

U.S. consumer spending posted its largest increase in five months in November, the latest suggestion of sustained strength in the economy as the year winds down.

Do U.S. Stocks Have Room to Rise?

The S&P 500 may have clocked up gains of more than 27 percent this year, but some analysts believe U.S. stocks still have more room to rise.