economic recovery

Net Worth of U.S. Households Sets Record

A surging stock market and rebounding home prices boosted Americans' wealth to a record in the final three months of last year, though both trends have slowed so far in 2014.

Study: Housing Recovery Uneven Across U.S.

The U.S. housing sector is likely to experience an uneven recovery over the next five years, with some local markets bouncing back faster than others, a study finds.

Senate Delays Vote on Jobless Bill

The U.S. Senate abruptly postponed until Tuesday a vote on a White House-backed bill to extend jobless benefits for 1.3 million Americans.

Will the Fed Finally Taper?

The taper question is certain to dominate markets again Tuesday, as the Federal Open Market Committee begins its two-day policy meeting.